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Commissions, Boards, and Committees

Welcome to the City of Long Beach Commissions, Boards and Committees information site. These community based commissions play a vital role in bringing transparency, change, and growth to the City of Long Beach. Thank you for your interest in serving.

Long Beach Mayor Rex Richardson is calling on the "Best and Brightest" across the city to apply to serve on City Commissions. Mayor Richardson has made access to these opportunities a priority and is seeking applicants from across the city to help insure that our Commissions best reflect the communities they serve.

Current Commission Vacancies (Summer 2024)
  • Long Beach Advisory Commission on Aging (2)
  • Airport Advisory Commission (1)
  • Board of Examiners, Appeals and Condemnation (BAEC) (1)
  • Belmont Shore Parking Association (3)
  • Board of Health and Human Services (2)
  • Commission On Youth & Families (1)
  • Cultural Heritage (1)
  • Economic Development (2)
  • Equity & Human Relations (4 – district requirements)
  • Homeless Services Advisory Commission (2 – district requirements)
  • Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Board (2)
  • Sustainable City (1)
  • Technology & Innovation (1)
  • Transaction and Use (1)
  • Veterans – (4 – district requirements)

Please consider applying below.

The Mayor's Office accepts applications all year long. Applications are kept on file for 2 years. If you have any questions please contact readytoserve@longbeach.gov or call (562) 570-6801. For a detailed explanation of the commission process please select Commission, Board, and Committee Handbook. This is provided in a pdf format.

You will have an opportunity to upload a resume or letter of support from your Council Office or other city and community leaders with your application.

View a complete list of commissions below. Please note: you must first select a commission from the dropdown menu labeled "Please select a commission" to view more information.