Ensuring Openness, Transparency, and Accountability
The Open Space Authority is committed to being an open, transparent, and accountable government agency. The Authority encourages public participation in decision-making processes, regularly communicates information about what the Authority is working on, and provides access to public records.
Transparency promotes accountability and provides information for citizens about what the Authority is doing. This agency, Board and Staff, is committed to providing information rapidly in forms that can be readily accessed.
The Open Space Authority is committed to providing prompt and courteous access to public records pursuant to the California Public Records Act. Please download the form below and follow the directions to submit your request. If you have any questions or need help submitting your request, please email the Clerk of the Board or call 408-224-7476.
The Authority provides opportunities for ecologically sensitive public enjoyment and education on open space preserve lands. If you would like to have an event or activity on Open Space Authority property, please email us your request. If you are not sure your activity requires a permit, read the FAQ Sheet.
For access to more information please visit the document library to download items such as Board Meeting Packets, polices, reports, financials, press releases, and brochures. If you have any questions or need help finding a document, please email the Clerk of the Board or call 408-224-7476.Browse document library
The Authority gladly accepts financial donations and appreciates the generosity of those who support open
View ourGift Acceptance & Recognition Policy for more information, or to make a donation, please use our Charitable Contribution Form.