City of Concord California

News Release

April 20, 2015

City Council makes boards and commission appointments

The Concord City Council recently made a number of appointments to three of its boards and commissions.

Planning Commission
Incumbent Carlyn Obringer was reappointed to the Planning Commission and newcomer Jason Laub was appointed to the commission for the first time. Both will serve four-year terms ending February 28, 2019.

The commission reviews developments, tentative subdivision maps, use permits, and rezoning applications as well as administers the City's General Plan document. For more information on the Planning Commission, contact Laura Simpson, Planning Manager at (925) 671-3369.

Design Review Board
Incumbents Peter Harmon and Jack Moore were reappointed to the Design Review Board for four-year terms ending February 28, 2019.

The Design Review Board reviews the design of each improvement for which a building permit, certificate, or other approval is required and any matter referred to the Board by the Planning Commission, Zoning Administrator or Planning Manager. For more information on the Design Review Board contact Frank Abejo, Senior Planner at (925) 671-3128.

Personnel Board
Incumbents Susan Buckland and Randall Horton were reappointed to the Personnel Board along with newcomer Robert Ferrier. All three will serve four-year terms ending February 28, 2019.

The Personnel Board receives and hears appeals and grievances, acts in an advisory capacity to the Council and conducts hearings on personnel matters. For more information on the Personnel Board contact Laura Brunson, Director of Human Resources at (925) 671-3310.

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