Boards, Committees, and Commissions
Riverside County has numerous boards, committees, and commissions comprised of appointed members of the public. These appointees act in an advisory capacity to the Supervisor, in addition to acting as the Supervisor’s representatives to other members of the public.
If you are interested in a position, please fill out the application below and return it to Pacifica Hoffenberg.
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37600 Sky Canyon Drive, STE. 505,
Murrieta, CA 92563
Flood Control Commission (1 Vacancy)
Members of the Flood Control Commission serve to provide for the control and conservation of flood and storm waters and for the protection of watercourses, watersheds, public highways, life and property from damage or destruction from such flood waters. Prevent the waste or diminution of the water supply and provide for the conservation of all or any drainage, storm flood and other waters for beneficial use.
Applicants must be a citizen of the United States of America, over the age of 21 years and reside within Flood Zone 7. To see a map of Flood Zone 7, click here. Applicants also must be able to attend four meetings per year, called by the Chairman as deemed necessary.
All zone commissioners shall serve without compensations unless otherwise fixes and determined by ordinance enacted by the Board of Supervisors of said district.
The appointed commission member will serve until October 31, 2023.
Pinyon Communities Council (1 Vacancy)
Members of the Pinyon Communities Council establish guidelines for the purpose of advising the Board of Supervisors on matters including, but not limited to, public health, safety and welfare and public works and planning.
Applicants must reside within the boundaries of the area generally known as Pinyon and be a registered voter. Membership on the council shall automatically terminate in the event such member ceases to maintain a residence within said area or has three (3) absences within a one-year period.
Applicants must also be able to attend monthly meetings at the Pinyon Fire Station: 70080 State Highway 74, Mountain Center, CA 92561.
All members shall serve without compensation.
The appointed board member will serve until April 30, 2024.
Winchester / Homeland Municipal Advisory Council (1 Vacancy)
Members of the Winchester / Homeland MAC serve as an advisory body to the Board of Supervisors and to advise on matters including, but not limited to public health, public works, welfare, safety and planning in said territory.
Applicants must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and shall be a resident within the boundaries of the said territory. Applicants also must be able to attend quarterly meetings located at the Francis Domenigoni Community Center: 32665 Haddock St., Winchester, CA 92596. Details to be determined by the Advisory Council.
All members shall serve without compensation. The appointed council member will serve until April 30, 2022.
County Service Area 149 Advisory Committee (1 Vacancy)
Members of the County Service Area 149 Advisory Committee makes recommendations on road maintenance, budgetary items and other matters that affect County Service Area 149 - Temecula Valley Wine Country. The committee’s recommendations may be taken into consideration when the Riverside County Board of Supervisors votes on issues pertaining to this region.
Members must be at least 18 years old and registered voters who live or own real property within the boundaries of County Service Area 149. Residents who live or own property in County Service Area 149 will see it listed as an item on their property tax bill.
Members must be able to attend monthly meetings on the third Tuesday of the month at Callaway Winery (32720 Rancho California Rd.) when normal meetings resume. Currently, meetings are held virtually due to COVID-19. All members serve without compensation or reimbursement of expenses. Members must adhere to the Ralph M. Brown Act.
Idyllwild Historic Preservation District Local Review Board (1 Vacancy)
Members of the Idyllwild Historic Preservation Local Review Board review proposed projects within the Idyllwild Historic District. The board provides a recommended approval, denial or approval with changes to the Riverside County Planning Director, who considers the board’s recommendation before approving or denying the project.
Appointees must be able to attend monthly meetings at the Idyllwild Library (54401 Village Center Dr.) once regular meetings resume. Currently, meetings are held virtually due to COVID-19. The appointee will serve a two-year term, after which time he or she may be considered for reappointment. All members serve without compensation. Members must adhere to the Ralph M. Brown Act.
All appointees shall reside within a three-mile radius of the Historic Preservation District’s boundaries. Applicants’ residency within the proper boundaries will be confirmed before they receive an application.