The LAFCo is a state-mandated agency responsible for coordinating logical and timely changes in local governmental boundaries, conducting special studies that review ways to reorganize, simplify, and streamline governmental structure, and preparing a sphere of influence for each city and special district within Sierra County.
The Sierra County Behavioral Health Advisory Board, in partnership with the Board of Supervisors, advocates for responsive services, within the Behavioral Health System, that are easily accessible, person and family centered, strength-based, recovery and wellness oriented, culturally proficient and cost effective.
Members of boards, commissions, and committees provide an important service to our county and an opportunity for the public to participate in the county's decision-making process on a wide variety of issues and concerns.
The Planning Commission consists of a five-person board chosen at large by the Board of Supervisors.
The Sierra County Transportation Commission (SCTC) is established by Section 29535 of the Government Code. Section 29535 establishes a local transportation commission that is designated as a Regional Transportation Planning Agency (RTPA) responsible for area-wide transportation planning in Sierra County.