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||5/31/20|
|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||Genevieve Jackson
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.
City Council Adjourned Regular Meeting
Boards and Commissions Interviews
- Date: 05/03/2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
- Location: City Council Chambers
1400 Highland Avenue
Manhattan Beach, California 90266
*PLEASE NOTE: THIS MEETING WILL BE RECORDED AND PLAYED AT A LATER TIME IN ORDER TO PROVIDE FAIRNESS TO ALL APPLICANTS*
This is an Adjourned Regular Meeting of the City Council to conduct interviews for the City's Boards and Commissions.
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