Civil Service Board


The Civil Service Board provides advice to the Council on personnel matters, recommends changes to the Civil Service System Rules and Regulations, conducts appeal hearings of City employees for disciplinary issues and launches personnel administration investigations for City employees covered by one of the Safety Bargaining Units (FFA, FMA, LMA, NBPA and PMA) and reports its findings to City Council and Manager.

Committee Authorization:
City Charter, Article VII, Sections 710 & 711

Frequency of Meetings:
The first Monday each month, unless otherwise noticed.

Appointed   Reappointed Term Expires 
 Roberta Fesler, Chair
 07-14-15    06-30-19
 Robyn Grant, Vice Chair  06-28-16    06-30-20
 Jane Della Grotta, Board Member
 06-27-17    06-30-21
 Howard Herzog, Board Member
 07-25-17    06-30-20
Sharon Wood, Board Member
 09-27-16    06-30-18


Length of Term for Members:

The five members of the board serve for a term of four years on a staggered basis.

 Barbara J. Salvini
Human Resources Director


Staff Support:
Staff allocates approximately 20-25 hours a month to this board; additional hours are needed when appeal hearings are in progress.

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