|Several positions opening up on RP committees
Anyone interested in shaping the future of Rohnert Park in some form, here’s your chance. Various Rohnert Park board, commission and committee terms expire in December.
Rohnert Park residents interested in applying should submit a completed fact sheet application form to the City Clerk’s Office on or before Monday, Nov. 18, as the RP City Council is scheduled to consider appointments at the regular Nov. 26 meeting.
Fact sheet application forms are available at the City Clerk’s Office, on the City’s website (www.rpcity.org) or by telephoning 588-2227. Volunteer opportunities are available for the following:
Mobile Home Parks Rent Appeals Board
Citizens interested in preventing unreasonable rent increases for controlled mobile home rental spaces in RP for the five (5) mobile home parks in the city while still assuring the owner’s right to a fair return are encouraged to apply for one of three, two-year appointments commencing on Jan. 1, 2014.
Senior Citizens Advisory Committee
Current RP residents who are 60 years old or older are eligible. Citizens indicating an interest in identifying the needs of the elderly of the community and creating citizen awareness of these needs should apply for one current two-year appointment commencing on Jan. 1, 2014.
Citizens of all ages can discover that people are basically alike and have common interests whatever their language, culture or color of their skin and that the desire for peace is universal and the interest in learning from one another is widespread. There are six two-year appointments available, and the terms begin on Jan. 1, 2014.
Those interested in serving should visit the City of Rohnert Park’s website and click on government and scroll to the desired commission, committee or board to learn more.