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Contra Costa County Library Commission: About

Information about the Library Commission including meeting agendas and minutes, members, and mission.

About the Library Commission

The Contra Costa County Library Commission was established by the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors in March 1991. The Commission was created to serve in an advisory capacity to the Board of Supervisors and the County Librarian. The Library Commission is comprised of 24 members:

  • 18 members representing the cities/towns in Contra Costa County - these Commissioners are appointed by the city/town councils (Richmond does not participate)
  • 5 members represent Contra Costa County - each member of the Board of Supervisors appoints one Commissioner 
  • 1 members representing the Central Labor Council.

The Commission application, interview, and appointment procedures vary for each city/town. If you would like to express your interest in serving on the Library Commission, please contact the appropriate appointing authority for your community.

County's Video Viewing Requirements & Advisory Body Handbook

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