Boards & Commissions


The City of South Gate encourages public participation in local government through its advisory bodies. These are boards, commissions, committees, and task forces that deal with a variety of issues and makes recommendations to the City Council. Applicants must be city residents and registered city voters. All applications will be kept on file for 1 year.  Forms are available online (PDF) and also in the City Clerk’s Office.

Boards, Commissions & Committees

City boards, commissions and committees include:
  • Citizen’s Advisory Committee
  • Civil Service Commission
  • Commission for South Gate Youth
  • Housing Authority
  • Oversight Board
  • Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Planning Commission
  • Public Access Corporation
  • Public Financing Authority
  • Public Utility Authority
  • Successor Agency