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.
Call and Notice of a Special City Council Meeting and Adjourned Regular Meeting
Boards and Commissions Interviews
- Date: 04/22/2014 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
- Location: Police/Fire Conference Room
400/420 15th Street
Manhattan Beach, California 90266
Regular City Council meetings are typically held on the first and third Tuesday of every month at 6:00 PM. Meetings are subject to change in the event of a National or State holiday. Check the City Calendar to note any changes in Council Meeting schedule.
Meetings are usually broadcast live through Manhattan Beach Local Community Cable, Channel 8 (Time Warner), Channel 35 (Verizon), and Live Webcast via the City's website. Past meetings are rebroadcast at 12:00 PM and 8:00 PM Thursdays and Saturdays following the Tuesday meeting on Channel 8 (Time Warner) and Channel 35 (Verizon).
For more information on City Council meetings, check out the City Council Meetings and Agenda's page.
This is a Special Meeting and Adjourned Regular Meeting for the Boards and Commissions Interviews. This meeting will not be broadcast.
*Please note this notification supersedes the April 16, 2014, e-notification. The added link below is a supplement to the Agenda for the Boards and Commissions Interviews to be held on April 22, 2014, at 5:00 PM.Agenda (PDF) Call and Notice of a Special City Council Meeting (PDF)