City accepting applications for committees, boards and commissions

The city is accepting applications from volunteers interested in sitting on several city boards, committees and commissions.

Applications are available in the city clerk’s office at City Hall, 10200 Slater Ave., and online at www.fountainvalley.org.

Appointments will be for two-year terms. Candidates for appointments must be residents of Fountain Valley and 18 years of age or older. The deadline for application submission to the city clerk is 5 p.m., Jan. 23.

PLANNING COMMISSION

The Planning Commission acts in accordance with the ordinances of the city and state laws. It makes recommendations to the City Council regarding amendment or repeal of a master plan, development within the city, subdivision of land, blighted and substandard areas of the city, zoning and land use.

The Planning Commission meets at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday of the month in the City Council Chambers.

FOUNTAIN VALLEY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

The Fountain Valley Community Foundation was organized exclusively for charitable purposes, including soliciting, receiving, investing and making grants of funds, property and other resources, and to provide direct charitable services to aid, sponsor, promote, advance and assist worthy activities, programs and services in the city.

Experience working with nonprofit organizations is desirable. The Fountain Valley Community Foundation meets at 5:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of every month in the Senior Center Conference Room, 17967 Bushard St.