Commission Vacancies & Applications
The City of Milpitas is Recruiting for Open Seats on City Commissions
If you wish to apply for any of the following vacancies, please complete a Commission application.
|Commission Recruitments (Applications Due September 29, 2023)|
|Arts Commission||Three (3) full voting seats with terms ending October 2026|
|Energy and Environmental Sustainability Commission||One (1) Resident Seat with a term ending October 2026|
One (1) Business Seat with a term ending October 2026
|Current Vacancies - Current vacancies may be filled at any time unless otherwise noted below.|
|Community Advisory Commission||1 unexpired term ending January 2025|
1 alternate seat with an unexpired term ending January 2026
1 alternate seat with an unexpired term endings January 2024
|Economic Development and Trade Commission||1 Hospitality seat with an unexpired term ending April 2024|
1 student seat with an unexpired term ending April 2024
|Energy and Environmental Sustainability Commission||1 unexpired term ending October 2024|
1 unexpired term ending October 2025
|Planning Commission||1 unexpired term ending December 2024|
|Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Commission||2 alternate seats with unexpired terms ending June 2026|
|Science, Technology and Innovation Commission||1 unexpired term ending January 2024|
1 unexpired term ending January 2026
1 alternate seat with an unexpired term ending December 2024
|Senior Advisory Commission||1 alternate seat with an unexpired term ending December 2024|
|Youth Advisory Commission||2 unexpired terms ending September 2025|
|Special Vacancy Notices - special vacancies are incorporated into the Current Vacancies listed above|
|Special Vacancy Notice - October 4, 2023 (PDF) - EESC|
Special Vacancy Notice - October 18, 2023 (PDF) - PRCRC
|Regional Advisory Body Recruitment|
Consider Joining the Sourcewise Advisory Council on Aging
The Advisory Council for Sourcewise (Area Agency on Aging for Santa Clara County) has an opening for a representative of the City of Milpitas. This is an opportunity to join a group of dedicated and knowledgeable individuals working for quality aging and disability services in our county. If you are 60 years or older, and a dedicated advocate for supportive services for the aging and disability populations, and live in Milpitas, consider applying.
Last Updated September 20, 2023
Applications for City commissions are accepted year-round. When a deadline is announced, this is the last date we can guarantee your application will be included in the review for appointment recommendations. You may still submit an application after that deadline but it may not be included for consideration. All applications should be submitted to the City Clerk.
Application for all Commissions
(except Planning and Youth Advisory Commissions)
For more information on applying for the City of Milpitas Commissions, please email the City Clerk’s Office or call 408-586-3001.
Unless otherwise specified in other eligibility requirements,
- Applicants must be an adult resident of Milpitas;
- Maintain an interest in the subject area of a Commission; and
- Be available to attend all regular meetings of the Commission.
Other eligibility requirements:
- Economic Development Commission - Requires members from local business community (often non-residents).
- Emergency Preparedness Commission - Members from some fragments of business community.
- Planning Commission - Must be registered voter at the current address in Milpitas.
- Senior Advisory Commission - Consists of senior residents.
- Veterans Commission - Members have served or are currently serving in the U.S. military.
- Youth Advisory Commission - Students under age 18.