Boards & Commissions

Members of the Soledad City Council participate in many local and regional boards and commissions as part of representing their constituency in regional, county, and statewide decision-making processes.  Additionally, Soledad residents are asked to participate as advisors and liaisons to the City Council on various standing committees designed to engage community members in the civic engagement and decision-making process.

Planning Commissioner Needed

The City Council of the City of Soledad
is accepting applications to
 serve on the Planning Commission
to fill a vacancy to an existing four-year term
that will expire on April 30, 2022
and a vacancy for a new term that will expire on August 31, 2023.

Appointments are anticipated to be made by
the City Council at its regular meeting of
August 7, 2019 at 5:30 p.m.

The Planning Commission functions in accordance with Section 65100 of the State Government Code and Chapter 2.12 of the Soledad Municipal Code. Specifically, the Commission acts upon land use approvals, subdivisions and environmental documents. It also makes recommendations to the City Council on revisions to the General Plan, Ordinances and special documents. Regular Planning Commission meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers. Additionally, special and joint meetings are occasionally held with the City Council and other policy-making bodies.

Candidates may obtain applications at
City Hall
248 Main Street
from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For further information, contact
Brent Slama
Community & Economic Development Director

Planning Commission

The City of Soledad Planning Commission consists of five members – each member is individually appointed by the Mayor and members of the Soledad City Council. All appointees are required to reside within Soledad City limits. Regular meetings of the City of Soledad Planning Commission are held the second Thursday of each month beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall. All meetings are open to the public and governed by the rules of the Ralph M. Brown Open Meeting Act.