Commissions & Boards


The various Commissions, Councils and Boards of the City of Lynwood provide input to both the City Council as well as staff on a variety of issues and topics. Community members are encouraged to attend, and participate in, any of the meetings noted here.

Commission Opportunities

Individual members of the City Council appoint commissioners with the approval of a majority of the City Council. The City Council reserves the right to replace or transfer a commissioner through a majority vote of the Council.


Current Lynwood residents may download a Commissioner Application. Completed applications are accepted in the City Clerk's Office.

Application for Commissions or Boards - 12-13-22

Commission Facts

  • City elected officials are not allowed to serve in commissions.
  • Citizens are not allowed to serve on more than one commission.
  • The compensation for serving on a commission is a stipend of $50 paid per meeting attended.
  • Agendas and minutes are published and available in the City's agenda archive.