Civil Service

To establish and review Civil Service system policies and make recommendations to the City Council.

Residents of Alameda are invited to submit applications online or you can download here(PDF, 311KB) and file with the City Clerk’s office via hand delivery or mail (2263 Santa Clara Avenue, Room 380, Alameda, CA 94501), via email ( or via fax (510-865-4048).
Applications are valid for one year. Applicants are considered for any vacancies which occur during the year their application is valid. If you remain interested in serving and are not appointed within a year of submitting your application, please be sure to submit a new, updated application.  


Additional information on the application and appointment process is available here.  




Members First Appointment  Current Term Expires 
Timothy Erwin 08/09/2022 06/30/2026
Tracy Cote 09/05/2023 06/30/2027
Troy Hosmer   07/19/2016 06/30/2024
Jordan Frank 8/9/2022 06/30/2027
Diane Lang 08/09/2022  06/30/2026

First Wednesday of each calendar quarter (January, April, July, October) in conference room 360 at 5 p.m. unless otherwise stated on the calendar

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To forward information to Board Members, please email or contact: Human Resources at or (510) 747-4900.