Commission Information

The City of Yorba Linda has many talented and dedicated residents who want to give back to the Land of Gracious Living they proudly call home. Serving on one of the City’s Commissions offers an opportunity for public involvement in the governmental process, a service where member contributions are invaluable to the City Council and the City.

City of Yorba Linda Commissions

The City of Yorba Linda has four City Commissions, including:

How to Apply

When a City of Yorba Linda Commissioner seat is vacant, the City will advertise the opening on this website and in the local newspapers. When this is the case, an Application for Appointive Position (PDF) must be filled out according to its stated guidelines and submitted to the City Clerk's Department. After applications are submitted, the City Council conducts interviews and selects someone to fill the vacancy.


There is one current vacancy on the Parks and Recreation Commission. View the Notice Seeking Applicants (PDF) for Commission vacancies. Deadline to apply is March 14, 2024.

The Maddy Act

Every year by January 1, the City Clerk is required to post a listing of all known, upcoming vacancies for the entire year. The Maddy Act posting is posted in the bulletin board outside City Hall and on our website. Please view the Maddy Act - Local Appointments List 2023 (PDF) to see the current listing.

For more information or if you have questions, contact the City Clerk's Department at 714-961-7150.