Boards & Commissions

Volunteer service on the City's Boards, Commissions, Committees and Task Forces provides a way for residents who have special experience or interest to participate in the City’s decision making process by advising the City Council and staff on a wide range of important topics.

The City of Hayward is now accepting applications for Commissions and Task Force!

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To apply for current vacancies, please click on the links below:

Community Services Commission

Hayward Youth Commission

Keep Hayward Clean and Green Task Force

Library Commission

Planning Commission

To see the expiring appointed terms for the current year, please view the Local Appointments List.

Applications for service on any Board, Commission, Committee or Task Force (Council's Appointed Officials) are valid for one year from the date of receipt and are public record. Application forms and information that describe duties and time commitments are available from the Office of the City Clerk. Information about the number of vacancies is available from the Office of the City Clerk or on the City’s website.

In order to be eligible for appointment to any Board, Commission, Committee or Task Force (Council’s Appointed Officials) a person shall be a qualified elector (registered voter) of the incorporated area of the City of Hayward.