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.
|Commissioners' Workshop||08/25/2011 6:30 PM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Community Budget Priorities Meeting||01/21/2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Composting Made Easy||10/17/2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Composting Made Easy||05/14/2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Drip Irrigation Methods||06/20/2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Garden CPR||09/12/2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Garden CPR||06/13/2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Garden CPR||05/21/2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Gardening for Life||09/19/2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Not Included||Not Included|
|General Municipal Election||-||Not Included||Not Included|
|Joint Commission Tour||09/27/2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM||Parks and Recreation Commission Agenda September 27, 2016 Cultural Arts Commission Agenda September 27, 2016 Library Commission Agenda September 27, 2016||Not Included|
|Landscape Master Plan Workshop #1 for Veterans Parkway||03/11/2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Landscape Planning Workshop for Veterans Parkway||03/11/2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Landscape Planning Workshop for Veterans Parkway||04/11/2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Landscape Planning Workshop for Veterans Parkway||05/02/2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Learn about energy conservation & help plan the Earth Day Festival||03/03/2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Mayor Wayne Powell's Town Hall Meeting||10/30/2014 6:30 PM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Meeting Cancelled: Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting||05/23/2011 6:30 PM||Parks and Recreation Commission Agenda May 23, 2011||Not Included|
|Ocean-Friendly Gardens Hands- On Workshop||02/13/2016 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Not Included||Not Included|
|Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting||08/27/2007 6:30 PM||Not Included||Not Included|