About The Parks and Recreation Commission

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Pictured from left to right: (Back row) Lyle Covino, David Drutz, Kevin Fryer, (Front row) Karen Akiko Lentz, Renee Marmion, Theresa Jimenez, and Bonnie Bologoff. Photo courtesy of Marissa Lopez.

The Parks and Recreation Commission is responsible for parks and recreation policies & programs within Brisbane.  Its five to seven members are appointed by the City Council for terms of four years each and meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Meeting Room at Brisbane City Hall, 50 Park Place.

To contact the Commission, please email
PRC@ci.brisbane.ca.us.


Commissioners

Renee Marmion
Appointed: February 2008
Term Expires: January 2020
Subcommittee Assignments: Events, Festival of Lights, Recreational Facilities, Seniors, Trails Development

Bonnie Bologoff
Appointed: February 2012
Term Expires: January 2018
Subcommittee Assignments: Day in the Park, Concerts in the Park, Festival of Lights, Habitat Resoration Day, Public Art, Seniors

David Drutz
Appointed: January 2016
Term Expires: January 2020
Subcommittee Assignments: Day in the Park, Habiatat Restoration Day, Recreation Programs, Teen Services

Kevin Fryer - Vice-Chair
Appointed: January 2016
Term Expires: January 2020
Subcommittee Assignments: Concerts in the Park, Public Art, Seniors, Teen Services, 280 South Hill

Karen Akiko Lentz - Chair
Appointed: February 2012; Reappointed February 2015
Term Expires: January 2018
Subcommittee Assignments: Habitat Restoration Day, Public Art, Recreational Facilities, Trails Development

Lyle Covino
Appointed: February 2015
Term Expires: January 2018
Subcommittee Assignments: Recreation Programs, Recreational Facilities, Trails Development, Trails Master Plan

Theresa Jimenez
Appointed: February 2015
Term Expires: January 2018
Subcommittee Assignments: Day in the Park, Concerts in the Park, Events, Recreation Programs, Teen Services

 

The general duties and responsibilities of the Commission are:

  1. Act in an advisory capacity to the City Council in policy matters pertaining to the acquisition and development of parks and the formulation of a recreation program to meet the needs of the citizens.
  2. Periodically review and make recommendations on the parks and recreation element of the City’s General Plan.
  3. Actively promote parks and recreation activities within the City.
  4. The Parks and Recreation Commission meets regularly on the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Brisbane City Hall, 50 Park Place.