Civil Service Commission

The Civil Service Commission plays a vital role in hearing employee appeals regarding disciplinary action and conducts proceedings required by the Civil Service Rules and Regulations.

Current Commissioners

CommissionerAppointment DateTerm Expiration
Douglas RichterMay 18, 2021May 31, 2023
George CarneyMay 18, 2021May 31, 2023
John EcclestonMay 5, 2021May 31, 2024
Debbie SaitoApril 13, 2022May 31, 2024
Steve VoorsApril 13, 2022May 31, 2024


The Civil Service Commission meets on an as-needed basis, usually in the evening.

Apply for Commission

Submit an Application if you are interested in becoming a commissioner.

  • Commissioners are appointed by the City Council when vacancies occur. 
  • The people who serve on the Commissions are volunteers, therefore there is no compensation for commissioners.
  • Elected officials cannot serve on any commission.
  • Commissioners are not allowed to serve on more than one commission at the same time.