The COB is the keeper of public trust, facilitating access
to information through technology, transparency and excellent customer service.
Maintaining & archiving County records
Managing Boards, Commissions and Commissions & Special District Appointments
Filing Officer for FPPC Form 700 (SEI)
Administrative Officer for Assessment Appeals applications
Secretary to City Selections Committee
Public Records Requests
Clerk to various Board governed Special Districts
Administrative Support for Land Use Appeals and Williamson Act applications
Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, we strongly encourage members of the public to contact our office by phone, e-mail or by U.S. Mail (contact info. can be found here). Doing so will aid in achieving social distancing protocols suggested by the CDC and the County Health Officer (click here for the Shelter in Place Order)
Our availability during this time will be from Monday thru Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
You may call the Clerk of the Board's office at (831) 755-5066
For matters relating to Assessment Appeals Board, please e-mail Iracema Lopez at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (831) 755-5166.
Public Comment, Board of Supervisors Meeting
Here's How You Can Stay Engaged!
Step 1: You can watch or listen to the meeting by visiting one of the below sites.
Monterey County Government Channel: http://www.mgtvonline.com/
Step 2: When the Board of Supervisors begins to discuss the agenda item you want to comment on turn off your TV or live stream.
Step 3: To participate (to make public comment) please join by computer audio at: https://montereycty.zoom.us/j/224397747
OR to participate by phone call any of these numbers below:
+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
+1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
+1 253 215 8782 US
+1 301 715 8592 US
Enter this Meeting ID number: 224397747 when prompted. Please note there is no Participant Code, you will just hit # again after the recording prompts you.
Step 4:You will be placed in the meeting as an attendee; when you are ready to make a public comment if joined by computer audio please Raise your Hand; and by phone please push *9 on your keypad.
Step 5: When it is time for public comments on the item you want to speak about, Clerk of the Board of Supervisors staff will unmute your phone. You’ll hear a prompt that will indicate your phone is unmuted. Staff will then ask you to state your name and begin your comments.