Board Member and Commissioner Resources

Brown Act

The Brown Act: A Primer for Boards and Commissions (16 minutes)
Video prepared by the Offices of the City Attorney and the City Clerk

PowerPoint Presentation

The ABCs of Open Government Law (2 pages)
Institute for Local Government

Open & Public V: A Guide to the Ralph M. Brown Act (64 pages)
California League of Cities

Meeting Management

Understanding the Role of the Chair (7 pages)
Institute for Local Government 

Rosenberg's Rules of Order (7 pages)
California League of Cities

Ethics Training

AB1234 Local Ethics Training (Biennial Training)
Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC)

Statement of Economic Interest Form (FPPC Form 700)

Electronic Filing Log-in
Reference Pamphlet
Limitations and Restrictions on Gifts, Honoraria, Travel and Loans