Commission meetings are open to the public and members of the public are allowed to address the commission on any parks and recreation related issue at the start of each meeting during the "Public Comment" portion of the agenda.
Agendas are prepared prior to each meeting, minutes are available following approval. Click here to access the Parks & Recreation Commission's Agendas and Minutes.
Parks and Recreation Commissioners are appointed by the City Council.
The Parks and Recreation Commission serves as an advisory panel to the City Council on matters related to the city's parks and its recreation programs.
There is no provision in the City’s Municipal Code that prevents a member from serving on multiple City committees or commissions. However, the City’s custom and practice is to avoid allowing a member to serve on multiple boards at the same time.
Elected officials are not permitted to serve on the Parks & Recreation Commission.
Pursuant to Government Code Section 54952.3, disclosure of compensation for meeting attendance by the Parks & Recreation Commissioners is $75.00 per meeting. Meeting attendance is required to receive compensation.