City Boards & Commissions

2023 Local Appointments list (Maddy Act)

2023 Master Boards and Commissins Calendar

South Lake Tahoe Boards & Commissions

Citizens have an opportunity to participate in the implementation of local policies by serving on a board or commission. Listed below are the current boards and commissions of the City of South Lake Tahoe. All of these meetings are open to the public. We welcome your participation.

Applications to serve on city commissions are received on an ongoing basis and a solicitation/recruitment shall be held annually for any open seats on October 1 (or as soon thereafter). During the solicitation/ recruitment period, completed applications must be returned to the City Clerk by the deadline set forth in the Notice of Solicitation period.

The City Council is currently soliciting for appointments to:

Airport Land Use Commission:

The City Council will be appointing one-two (1-2) members to serve a two-year term on the Airport Land Use Commission. Applicants must reside and be domiciled within the Tahoe Basin portion of El Dorado County. The Airport Land Use Commission review and determine compatibility of individual development proposals, general plan amendments, and other land use plans and regulations around airports as well as other responsibilities set forth in the Airport Comprehensive Land Use Plan. The Airport Land Use Commission meets on an as needed basis.


Arts, Culture and Tourism Commission: (Two-Year Term)

The City Council will be appointing one (1) non-voting representative associated with the Boys and Girls Club organization to serve a two-year term (05/2/2023-02/2025) to the Arts, Culture, and Tourism Commission. Applicants must reside and be domiciled within the Tahoe Basin portion of El Dorado County. The Commission review proposed policies on Arts, Culture and Tourism programs and report findings and review proposed public arts projects and make recommendations for appropriation of funds for specific projects. The Arts, Culture and Tourism Commission will meet quarterly as needed.


Applications: Applications may be obtained at City Hall located at 1901 Lisa Maloff Way, South Lake Tahoe, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Applications can also be downloaded from the City's website at, or emailed to interested parties upon request to the City Clerk's Office. Completed applications must be returned to the City Clerk's Office (email preferred no later than 4:00 p.m., on Tuesday, April 25, 2023.


The City Council will be making the appointments at the regularly scheduled meeting of

May 2, 2023, at 9 a.m. or as soon thereafter.

 Commission Application: Commission Application (PDF)

Contact Information:  

For questions, please contact Susan Blankenship, City Clerk at (530) 542-6005 or via email at

City Boards and Commissions Resolution 

This resolution provides the City Council, City staff and the public information regarding the structure, duties, qualifications and responsibilities of City Commissions and Boards.

This resolution provides the process for the appointment and removal of commissioner and board members and the general policies and procedures of City Commissions and Boards.

This resolution assists in facilitating the City Commission and Board operations and in maximizing public participation.

Resolution 2022-011 City Commissions & Boards

Resolution 2018-111 Independent Citizens' Oversight Board (Measure P)

 Commissioner/Board Member Handbook

 Commissioner/Board Member Handbook (PDF)