Commissioner Vacancy Announcement
The City of San José is currently accepting applications for two vacancies on the Housing and Community Development Commission. Qualified candidates must live in the City of San José and be active in the community. At least five of the 13-member commission should represent low-income households. The term of the appointment is four years. This Commission is charged with making recommendations to the Housing Department and the City Council regarding existing and proposed housing programs and policies that further San José's housing and community development goals. Prioritization of federal funds allocated to the City is also a key responsibility. Another important function of the Commission is to provide input to City staff on implementation of the City’s Apartment and Mobilehome Rent Ordinances.
Examples of the types of activities that the Commission will engage in include: