Established by resolution, the Parks & Recreation Commission is responsible for the recreational needs of all citizens, and shall promote supervised public recreation within the City. Consists of seven (7) members: five (5) at large members, one (1) representative from Manhattan Beach Unified School District, and one (1) student representative, who meet on the 4th Monday of every month at 6:00 PM.
Parks and Recreation Commissioners
|Current Term Expires|
|1. Member At-Large||Suzanne Karger||6/1/16||
|2. M.B. Unified School
|3. Member At-Large||Ken Weiner||6/1/17||
|4. Member At-Large||Steven Nicholson||6/1/18||5/31/21
|5. Older Adult||Laurie McCarthy
|6. Member At-Large||J.J. Turkmany, Jr.||6/1/16||5/31/19
|7. Student Representative||Matthew Cullen||6/2/20||5/31/21|
Meets 4th Monday of each month at 6:00 PM in the City Council Chambers.
Staff Liaison: Mark Leyman, Parks and Recreation Director, (310) 802-5403
Members serve 3 year terms. They may serve a maximum of two terms (6 years).
Seat 7, Mira High School Student, member serves a maximum of one year.
** Members appointed to fill a vacancy with less than 18 months remaining in the term are automatically reappointed to a three-year term without additional Council action.
*** If a vacant seat had 18 months or more remaining in its original term, the member would complete the original term and then be eligible for reappointment to one succeeding three-year term.
Landscape Planning Workshop for Veterans Parkway
Community Workshop #3
- Date: 05/02/2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
- Location: Police and Fire Community Room
420 15th Street
Manhattan Beach, California 90266
The City of Manhattan Beach invites you to join in the process to create a Landscape Master Plan for Veterans Parkway.
This community workshop is designed to review the draft Landscape Master Plan, and gather input from the community in preparation for a presentation to City Council. The workshop will take place in the Police/Fire Conference Room from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
Mia Lehrer + Associates will review the findings from Workshop #2, and will present the draft Landscape Master Plan for Veterans Parkway.
Full details and goals of the workshops are available on the Going Green website, and the Community Workshop Details webpage. If you have any questions about these community meetings, please contact Sona Kalapura at (310) 802-5341.