The City of Santa Maria is seeking a representative to serve on the All-America City Committee.  Applications will be accepted until 5:00 pm, Thursday, December 30, 2010.

ALL-AMERICA CITY COMMITTEE (one At-Large appointment for a new term ending in January 2013). This committee works to enhance, maintain, and evaluate the civic health and pride of the community through partnerships and creative approaches, ensuring collaboration with the public and private sector, in the true spirit of the All-American City Program. Members are nominated by individual Councilmembers, appointed by the Mayor, and confirmed by the City Council.  Terms are for two years.  The Committee meets on the second Tuesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. in the City Hall Conference Room.

The committee is comprised of nine members.  One member must represent one of five (5) segments of the community: non-profit, business, ethnic diversity, government and youth/education.  Four (4) members of the committee will serve at-large.  The vacancy is for an At-Large member which is defined as “a person who will represent a section of the City of Santa Maria in which s/he can serve as a voice and representative for the residents in his/her neighborhood.”

Applications may completed and submitted online from the City’s webpage [http://www.ci.santa-maria.ca.us/3009-ApplicationForBoardsCommissions.pdf] or in the office of the City Clerk, Santa Maria City Hall, 110 E. Cook Street, Rm 3.  For more information, please call the City Clerk’s Office at 925-0951 Ext. 305.