Volunteer Opportunity for Pleasant Hill Architectural Review Commission 

Deadline to Apply: July 19, 2023 (or open until filled) 


The City of Pleasant Hill is looking to fill a vacancy on its Architectural Review Commission. The  five-person Commission reviews site plans, architectural structures and signage primarily related  to new development in Pleasant Hill. Candidates must have demonstrated talent in aesthetics and  architectural design through training, education or occupation. Pleasant Hill residency is not  required. The vacancy is for an approximate four-year term through May 2027. A stipend of  $30.00 per meeting is provided.  

Commission Meetings 

Architectural Review Commission meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month  at 5:00 p.m. at City of Pleasant Hill City Hall, 100 Gregory Lane. Meetings stream live and are  recorded. 


Applications with resumes are submitted online, and reviewed by the Interview and Nominating  Committee (comprised of the Mayor and another Councilmember). Candidates to be considered  are interviewed by the Committee, then a recommendation is forwarded by the Committee to the  full City Council for final appointment. 


To become familiar with the Architectural Review Commission and its work, past meeting agenda  packets can be viewed at: www.pleasanthillca.org/agendas. To view a video of a past meeting,  visit the City’s web site home page at www.pleasanthillca.org, click on the orange “Watch  Meetings” icon in the middle of the page, which will take you to the City’s YouTube channel,  select Playlist then Architectural Review Commission. You can also contact the City’s staff liaison  for information: Troy Fujimoto, City Planner, at [email protected] or 925-671-5224. 


For additional information and the online application, visit www.pleasanthillca.org/vacancy. For  questions regarding the application or appointment process contact Juanita Davalos,  Administrative Analyst, at [email protected] or 925-671-5283.

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