Reminder: Applications for Traffic Safety Committee due March 5
Reminder: Applications for three vacancies on the Traffic Safety Committee are due this Friday, March 5. These are volunteer, non-paying positions with terms of office ending in June 2024.
The five-member Traffic Safety Committee serves as a public forum for traffic-related issues, including placement of traffic control devices, consideration of traffic calming solutions, safety-related tools and posted speed limits.
The 2020-2021 work plan for the Traffic Safety Committee includes providing civic engagement opportunities to discuss school safety matters, safe school routes, crossing guards and crosswalks. The committee will also provide comments and recommendations to the City Council regarding the Circulation Element of the General Plan Update, permit parking in coastal zones and roadway safety relating to multi-modal use of the public rights-of-way.
The Traffic Safety Committee generally meets on the fourth Monday of every other month at 7 p.m. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, meetings are held virtually via Zoom.
How to Apply
Those interested in applying must submit an application to the City Clerk’s Office by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, March 5. To be considered for appointment, an applicant must be a resident of the City of Rancho Palos Verdes. To apply, please visit the Advisory Board Recruitment page on the City website. Applications may also be requested by contacting the City Clerk’s Department at email@example.com or by calling 310-544-5217.
Interviews with the City Council are tentatively scheduled to take place on March 16 prior to the regularly scheduled City Council Meeting virtually using the Zoom platform. The City Clerk’s Office will confirm the date and time of the interviews with the applicants.