Public meeting 

Typically held on the second Wednesday of each month at 5 p.m.


View the agenda for the September 8, 2021 Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting

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Beginning April 29, 2021, City Channel 4 began providing video of Parks & Recreation Commission meetings. You can watch or listen to previous meetings on City Channel 4's website. Video and audio will be uploaded within two business days of the scheduled meeting.

Staff contact 

Juli Seydell Johnson

Board Members

Term: 01/01/18 - 12/31/21, Stephen Bird

Term: 01/01/18 - 12/31/21, Ben Russell     

Term: 01/01/18 - 12/31/21, Angie Smith

Term: 01/01/19 - 12/31/22, April Schmidt

Term: 01/01/19 - 12/31/22, Brianna Wills 

Term: 01/01/20 - 12/31/23, Boniface Penandjo Lemoupa 

Term: 01/01/20 - 12/31/23, Melissa Serenda

Term: 01/01/21 - 12/31/24, Alex Hachtman

Term: 01/01/21 - 12/31/24, Christopher Odinet


Number of members 


Appointed by 

City Council


The term of office of each member appointed by the City Council shall be four years, commencing on Jan. 1 of the year of appointment.


To recommend and review policies, rules, regulations, ordinances and budgets relating to parks, playgrounds, recreational centers and cultural functions of the city and make such reports to the City Council as the commission deems in the public interest. To exercise broad responsibility for the development of parks, recreation centers, playgrounds and cultural facilities to serve the City, including the creation and appointment of advisory groups to make studies.

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