Civil Service Commission

  • Responsibilities: The civil service commission shall act as a personnel board, board of review, hearing board, personnel appeal board and as a governmental agency with powers as specified in the provisions Chapter 2.18 of the Hawthorne Municipal Code.

  • Qualifications: No person shall be appointed to the civil service commission who holds a position in the classified service or is a salaried public officer or employee of the city or an elected official of the city. All members of the commission shall be qualified electors of the city.

  • Citizens are only allowed to serve on one commission.

  • Agenda and minutes are published on the City website.

  • Each commissioner is paid $25 per commission meeting actually attended.


  • 5:00 p.m

  • 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month

Agenda & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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  • Manuel Balboa

  • Donald Harris

  • Barbara J. Hendricks

  • Darlene Love

  • Robyn Sanyal

For more information you may contact Cinthia Peters at 310 349-2950