Boards, Commissions & Committees

The Town Council appoints members of the public to specific Town Boards, Commissions, and Committees (collectively "Commissions"). The primary responsibility of the Commissions is to act as advisory bodies to the Council. Commission members identify issues of interest to the community, make policy recommendations to the Council, and initiate programs that benefit the community.

Current Roster/Appointee List. Updates are made to the Town’s Roster/Appointee List as needed.  

Application Process

For information about the Board, Commission, and Committee application process, click here. Applications are accepted during the recruitment cycle.

Current vacancies list

Contact the Clerk Department at (408) 354-6834 or with any questions. 


Housing Element Advisory Board Recruitment

The Town of Los Gatos is required to prepare an updated Housing Element for the period covering 2023-2031 by January 31, 2023.  Given the community interest in housing and development related topics, the Town will establish a Housing Element Advisory Board to assist with the preparation of the Housing Element and to provide recommendations on specific strategies, concepts, and/or policies to accommodate the Town’s Regional Housing Needs Assessment of 1,993 housing units for the next eight-year period.  The Town is looking for up to four residents to join the Town’s General Plan Committee to participate in this effort. 

If you are interested in participating in the Housing Element update please submit an application located at to the Town Clerk by Friday, September 10, 2021, 4:00 p.m. Interviews are tentatively scheduled for September 21, 2021.  

Annual Adult Commissioner Recruitment

The annual adult Commissioner recruitment will begin in September 2021

Annual Youth Commissioner Recruitment

The 2021 application period is now closed.  The next recruitment will begin in February 2022.