The City of Oakley is seeking applications from Oakley residents who would like to serve as the City’s representative on the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District (ECCFPD) Board. A seat on the Board is available with a term commencing on October 1, 2016 and expiring on September 30, 2018. (Be advised that the term may expire sooner if the Fire District moves to an elected Board). The appointee serves at the will and pleasure of the City Council.
Applications are available on the City’s website by clicking here at City Hall, or may be requested via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Completed applications must be submitted prior to 6:00 p.m. on Monday, August 1, 2016. It is anticipated that an appointment will be considered by the Oakley City Council on August 9, 2016 during the City Council meeting scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. at 3231 Main Street, Oakley, California. All applicants are encouraged to attend the August 9 meeting to be interviewed.
The ECCFPD was established in 2002 with the consolidation of the Bethel Island, East Diablo and Oakley-Knightsen Fire Protection Districts. The ECCFPD serves the cities of Oakley and Brentwood, as well as the unincorporated areas of East County, including Bethel Island, Byron, Discovery Bay and Knightsen.
The ECCFPD Board currently meets the first Monday of every month in the evening. There is no compensation provided for Board Members.