Open Recruitments

Heritage Preservation
Traffic Safety
Parks and Recreation Commission


  • Must be a resident of the City of Saratoga (not including one position on the Library Commission)
  • Must be a registered voter in the City of Saratoga (not including the Youth Commission)  

Special Qualifications

CommissionSpecial Qualifications
Heritage Preservation
  • One member is nominated by the Saratoga Historical Foundation.
  • A minimum of two members must be experienced in architecture, history, planning, archaeology, or other heritage preservation related disciplines, if such professionals are available in the community. The Saratoga Historical Foundation nominee can qualify as a professional member.
  • One member is nominated by the City of Monte Sereno.
  • Members must be a resident of Saratoga in grades 7-11.

Application Instructions

To be considered for a Commission, applicants must complete an application and submit it to the City before the application deadline. Additionally, applicants must attend a Commission meeting prior to their interview with the City Council.