Contra Costa supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho is looking for a few civic-minded and motivated men and women to serve on several county advisory committees.

Piepho is looking for folks from her district to fill the following positions: two spots on the county library commission, one spot on the alcohol and other drugs advisory commission, two seats on the emergency medical care committee, one seat in the family and children's trust commission, one seat on the Discovery Bay P-6 citizen advisory commission, an alternate on the Contra Costa fire protection services advisory committee and one seat on the Bethel Island municipal advisory committee.

Candidates must live in District III or any specified boundary area for special districts. District III includes Antioch, Brentwood and Oakley, and unincorporated Bethel Island, Blackhawk, Byron, Diablo, Discovery Bay, and Knightsen.

Applications are available on the county's Website http://contra.napanet.net/maddybook/. For more information, call 925-335-1900.