[Deadline Extended!]


The Contra Costa County Hazardous Materials Commission is seeking applicants to fill a General Public Seat, an Environmental Organization Seat, and an Environmental Organization Alternate Seat.

You may apply if you ...
➢ live or work in Contra Costa County;
➢ have demonstrated interest in hazardous materials issues;
➢ have an awareness of, and interest in, the principles of Environmental Justice as defined in County policy;
➢ can represent an Environmental Organization (for the Environmental Org seat)
➢ can attend monthly Commission and committee meetings.

The Commission is a voluntary body appointed by the Board of Supervisors and makes policy recommendations to the Board and County staff on issues concerning hazardous materials and hazardous waste. The Commission’s 14 members and alternates serve four-year terms and include representatives of industry, labor, civic groups, environmental organizations, environmental engineers, the general public, cities and Environmental Justice communities.

To obtain an application form, or for further information, contact Michael Kent, Executive Assistant to the Commission, at (925) 250-3227 or mkent@cchealth.org. Applications may also be obtained from the Clerk of the Board located at

1025 Escobar Street, 1st Floor
Martinez CA 94553.

You may also submitt an application by mail, e-mail or on-line:

Applications must be received by January 3, 2023 and if mailed, mailed to the Clerk of the Board.

Interviews for qualified applicants will take place from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm on January 12, 2023 in person or by Zoom.

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