The Public Works Advisory Committee is the newest committee in the City of Jurupa Valley, approved by the City Council on Thursday, July 7, 2022. This Committee replaced the Traffic Safety Committee with expanded duties.
The Public Works Advisory Committee members’ term length shall be for four (4) years or until their successors are appointed and sworn in, whichever is later.
In December of each year, the City Council shall reconfirm each committee member's appointment.
The Committee shall act as an advisory body to the City Council on matters relating to public works, listed as follows:
Advise the City Council regarding Public Works programs, including but not limited to roads, storm drains, parkways, planted medians, traffic control devices, traffic signal maintenance, and other public infrastructure obligations of the City
Assist staff in developing, reviewing, and recommending a tree planting/maintenance policy
Assist staff in reviewing refuse rates and recycling programs
Recommend and prioritize to the City Council all Public Works capital improvement projects or any other significant project as selected by Staff or the Committee from a list of capital improvement projects for inclusion in an upcoming Capital Improvement Program
Review and recommend clean energy, energy conservation, and environmental sustainability programs to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
Receive regular updates on the active Capital Improvement Projects
Provide assistance in developing programs and/or recommendations to the City
Council regarding the most efficient and cost-effective methods of providing for Public Works needs and requirements of the City
Members of the Committee shall be residents of Jurupa Valley and shall not be officers or employees of the City
No member of the Committee shall be a member of another City commission or committee at any one time
The five-member committee shall meet on an as-needed basis to advise the City.