LOCAL APPOINTMENT LIST, BOARDS & COMMISSIONS

Local Appointment List
Boards and Commissions

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

In compliance with the requirements of the Maddy Act, Government Code Sections 54970-54974:
On or before December 31 of each year, each legislative body shall prepare an appointments list of all regular and ongoing boards, commissions, and committees which are appointed by the legislative body of the local agency. This list shall be known as the Local Appointments List.

PLANNING COMMISSION - 7 Members

Meets 2nd Monday at 6:30 in Council Chambers

Works with the Community Development Department, Planning Division for the orderly growth of the community including implementation of the comprehensive General Plan. It holds hearings, and submits recommendations to the City Council on such matters as amendments to the General Plan and Zoning Ordinance, tentative tract and parcel maps. The commission has the authority to approve or deny site plans, conditional use permits, variances and other use permits, these decisions are subject to appeal to the City Council. Commissioners serve four-year terms and must file an annual conflict of interest statement with the FPPC.

PLANNING COMMISSION (7)                 TERM ENDS
Jacob Hoy                   June 2020
Joaquin Santos                   June 2022
Steven Cammarata                   June 2021
Michael Graf                   June 2022
Monica Dever                   June 2019
Jim Thompson                   June 2019
David Popelka                   June 2021

PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION - 5 Members

Meets 4th Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall Conference Room

Advises the City Council in all matters pertaining to public recreation; assists in the development of recreation programs; plans for development and maintenance of park facilities. Commissioners serve four-year terms.

PARKS & RECREATION COMMISSION (5)                TERM ENDS
Yohan Ruparatne                   June 2022
Tommy Bonham                   June 2020
Harvey Siegel                   June 2021
William Uphoff                   June 2022
Katy Tamer                   June 2022

PUBLIC  SAFETY  AND TRAFFIC  COMMISSION - 5 Members
Meets 3rd Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers

Reviews and advises the City Council on traffic issues, including street parking, stop signs, no parking zones, street sweeping, pedestrian safety, special traffic enforcement, striping changes, and other related items.  Reviews and advises on issues of concern to public safety, such as police and fire protection, emergency preparedness, earthquake safety and other related items.  Protects the public health, safety and welfare of all Lomita residents and promotes public safety events.  Recommends to City Council methods of eradicating graffiti and dealing with gangs in the city; sponsors programs in cooperation with local schools, the Sheriff's Department and other agencies.   Commissioners are appointed for four-year terms. 

PUBLIC SAFETY & TRAFFIC   COMMISSION (5)                 TERM ENDS
Irene Kurata                   June 2022
Mike Cozzolino                   June 2021
Stephen Sloane                   June 2019
John Carmody                   June 2022
John Ballard                    June 2022

RAILROAD MUSEUM FOUNDATION BOARD - 5 Members
Meets 2nd Monday at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall Conference Room

Advises City Council in all matters pertaining to the Lomita Railroad Museum, promotes understanding and financial support of the Railroad Museum. The Board works with city staff to raise funds in support of the museum, plans and develops special events, and recruits and trains volunteers,   conducts surveys and reports as requested by City Council, makes budget recommendations, approves Foundation budget, recommends community programs and conducts periodic visits to the museum.   Boardmembers are appointed for a four-year term and must file an annual conflict of interest statement with the FPPC.

RAILROAD MUSEUM FOUNDATION BOARD (5)                  TERM ENDS
Vacant                    
Vacant                  
Susan Dever                    June 2019
Vacant                    June 2018
Nancy Borland                    June 2019