About the Commission
Parks and Recreation Commissioners serve a 4 year term. The Parks and Recreation Commission is a 7 member body which is responsible for advising the Recreation Department, Planning Commission and the City Council on all matters pertaining to public parks, urban forestry, recreation in the advancement of park and recreation planning and programming. This Commission sits as a review body during public haring processes for parks and recration master planning, and releated park planning projects.
The Parks and Recreation Commission is responsible for the review of all City Street Tree applications that do not meet the criteria for consideration by the Operations Division Manager. The Parks and Recreation Commission is also a reviewing body to facilitate the public hearing process for Parks and Recreation Master Plan(s) and related park planning projects, and acts as a recommending body to the City Council.