Supervisor seeks applicants for Pinyon Communities Council


PINYON PINES – Riverside County Supervisor Chuck Washington is looking to fill a vacant seat on the Pinyon Communities Council.

Members of the Pinyon Communities Council serve as an advisory body to the Riverside County Board of Supervisors and provide input on a variety of issues affecting the region including, but not limited to, public health, public works, welfare, safety and planning. The council’s recommendations may be taken into consideration when the board of supervisors votes on issues pertaining to this region.

Applicants must reside within the boundaries of the area generally known as Pinyon Pines and be registered voters in Riverside County. Applicants must be able to attend quarterly meetings at the Pinyon Fire Station, 70080 State Route 74, in Mountain Center, once regular meetings resume. Meetings have been temporarily suspended due to COVID-19. Membership on the council automatically terminates if a member ceases to maintain a residence within the Pinyon Pines or misses three meetings within a one-year period. All members serve without compensation. Members must adhere to the Ralph M. Brown Act. The appointed councilmember will serve until June 30, 2024.

Qualified individuals willing to share their time and expertise are encouraged to apply for the position. To receive an application, contact Pacifica Hoffenberg at 951-955-3270 or Return applications by Nov. 20. For applications and more information, visit

Submitted by Riverside County.