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There is currently one vacancy on the City's Arts Commission:
The Mill Valley City Council is seeking to fill an unscheduled vacancy on the Arts Commission. The term will run from the date of appointment to February 28, 2016, where at that time the chosen applicant will be able to reapply for a new three year term, and will also be able to serve another full three year term after that.
The Arts Commission enhances the cultural life of the community by promoting and fostering the visual and performing arts in Mill Valley and encourages the efforts of local artists. Some of the Commission’s various duties include: promoting/sponsoring exhibits, and theater and music performances within the City of Mill Valley; making art more visible in the community; coordinating the joint sponsorship of art events with other organizations; promoting arts awareness in Mill Valley through interacting with local newspapers, cable TV, and radio; sponsoring exhibits by local artists in the City Council Chambers and the Mill Valley Community Center; creating a public arts program including the temporary and permanent installation of art works on public and private property; and implementing General Plan goals and programs as directed by City Council.
The Commission shall be compromised of seven members that serve three-year, rotating terms. Three members of the Commission may reside outside of the Mill Valley City limits, but within the boundaries of the Mill Valley Elementary School District. At this time the City is recruiting for applicants that live both within the City limits and in the boundaries of the School District. All applicants shall be individuals with a demonstrated interest and knowledge of the Arts. The Arts Commission is an advisory Commission to the City Council with no decision or policy making authority. Staff support of the Arts Commission is provided by the Recreation Department led by the City’s Recreation Director.
Commission meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Upstairs Conference Room at City Hall, 26 Corte Madera Avenue, Mill Valley, CA. Interested parties should contact the City Clerk’s Office, 26 Corte Madera Avenue, Mill Valley, CA, 94941, (415) 388-4033 or email the City Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. Applications can be obtained online at www.cityofmillvalley.org.
Applications should be returned to the City Clerk’s office no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23, 2015.
Kelsey Rogers, City Clerk/Administrative Analyst
Mill Valley City Hall
26 Corte Madera Avenue
Mill Valley, CA 94941
Phone: (415) 388-4033