The City of Union City encourages people to become involved in their local community. One way to do so is to serve in an advisory capacity on one of the City's various commissions. At the end of each year, the City Clerk prepares and posts a list of expiring appointed terms for the coming year, the names of incumbents, and the dates of their appointment. The following is a list for 2017: MADDY ACT NOTICE (GC 54972)
Current Openings & Recruitments
The City is currently recruiting to fill seats the Public Art Board.
Applications are accepted on a continuous basis for all Boards, Commissions, and Committees and will remain valid one (1) year from the date of submission. If you are a resident of the City of Union City and would like to apply for a position on a City board, commission or committee, click on the appropriate application link above, complete the application, print and return it to the City Clerk's office.
Office of the City Clerk
34009 Alvarado-Niles Road
Union City, CA 94587
The City Clerk's office is open Monday thru Thursday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
and on Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. City Hall is closed every other Friday
Unless otherwise noted, meetings are held at City Hall, 34009 Alvarado-Niles Rd.
The Planning Commission serves as an advisory body to the City Council on matters related to City growth and development, promotes public interest in planning, and encourages citizen participation in formulation of the General Plan.
The Park and Recreation Commission helps create a recreation program which will promote physical fitness and stimulate interest in the fine arts, namely: literature, music, dance, drama, painting and sculpture.
The Human Relations Commission (HRC) promotes and helps create a vibrant community in which every individual may live, work, learn and flourish. The HRC members are appointed by the Mayor and City Council and serve as an advisory board.
Meets: 2:30 pm
3rd Tuesday of the month
Ruggieri Senior Center
The Senior Commission helps create and maintain a social environment in which all senior citizens can live in an independent, healthful and productive manner. The City recognizes the role that older adults can play in finding meaningful and creative solutions to the problems of the elderly, and values the contributions that they can make to the community at large.
We provide a forum for local teens and youth to express ideas and communicate concerns. The committee works with Leisure Services to plan recreational activities and coordinate community service opportunities for teens. For more information call (510) 675- 5806.
The purpose of the Union City Public Art Board is to review and advise the City Council, City staff and project sponsors on proposed public art installations within Union City. The Public Art Board meets on an as needed basis. Meetings are typically on Tuesday evenings beginning at 5:00 pm. For more information, call 675-5319.