Town seeks members for commissions/committees

Arts Commission, Library Commission, Poet Laureate openings

Danville residents interested in taking a more active role in the community are urged to apply for openings on several Town committees and commissions. City Clerk Marie Sunseri said several terms are ending on various commissions and applications are now being accepted for those wishing to volunteer.

Openings include:

Arts Commission:  (4-year term)  3 regular, 1 youth representative and 1 alternate

Contra Costa County Library Commission: (2-year term) 1 regular
Contra Costa Co. Transportation Authority: (2-year term) 1 regular

Poet Laureate: (2-year term)  1 position

Applications are available at the Town of Danville Offices and online at  Applicants must file by noon on June 1, 2011.  The Town Council will interview candidates on June 7, 2011 and June 21, 2011.  Appointments will be announced at the council’s regular meeting on June 21, 2011.

For more information, contact City Clerk Marie Sunseri at (925) 314-3401 or