Sebastopol, CA

Sebastopol, CA (Photo credit: Laughing Squid)

After a year of work at the City Council level and years of informal work, Sebastopol finally has its official advisory committee for all non-private auto transportation issues. Sandra Lupien of the Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition posted this:

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City of Sebastopol

Notice of Openings on the Complete Streets Advisory Committee


The City of Sebastopol invites interested citizens to volunteer and apply for the Complete Streets Advisory Committee.

The Advisory Committee shall have a total of seven (7) voting members; five (5) shall be members-at-large, appointed by the city council.  A sixth (6th) voting member shall be Sebastopol’s liaison to the Sonoma County Countywide Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee.  A seventh (7th) voting member, appointed by the city council, under the age of eighteen and preferably a student at a Sebastopol area school at the time of appointment, may be appointed to the Advisory Committee.  With respect to this final appointment, the Council may indicate a preference for a student who will have the ability to serve a term of more than a single year.  The city council may appoint a member-at-large to the seventh (7th) seat should no qualified applicants under the age of 18 years be identified.

Members of the Advisory Committee are appointed to two-year terms.  All terms shall expire June 30th of their respective year.  Initially three (3) terms shall expire June 30, 2013; four (4) terms shall expire June 30, 2014, by random draw of the initial appointees.

Applications and further information are available at the City of Sebastopol City Manager’s Office, City Hall, 7120 Bodega Avenue, Sebastopol, CA  95472; email: or phone 707-823-1153 for an application.  All applications with original signatures must be submitted to the City Manager’s Office no later than   April 12, 2012 at 3:00 pm.  An interview before the City Council will be scheduled for a later date.

Download the application form below:

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