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Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission Meeting

August 17, 2020 from 5:00 7:00 PM

In accordance with Executive Orders N-25-20 and N25-29 the August 17, 2020 Park & Recreation Advisory Commission meeting will be held virtually. 

The August 17, 2020 Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission will be facilitated virtually through Zoom.


Members of the public can watch or listen to the meeting using one of the following methods:

Topic: Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission 
Time:  Aug 17, 2020 05:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) 

Join Zoom Meeting

Passcode: 050918

Or Telephone:
US: +1 669 900 9128
Meeting ID: 944 6912 1803
Passcode: 050918

Public Comment During the Meeting:  You may email public comment to All emailed public comments will be forwarded to all Commissioners and read during the meeting for the benefit of the public.  Please include your name and the relevant agenda item number to which your comment refers.  In addition, if you have joined as a member of the public through the Zoom app, or by calling in, there will be specific points throughout the meeting during which live public comment may be made via Zoom and phone.

Meeting Documentation


  1. Call to Order
  2. Approval of the minutes of the February 24, 2020 meeting of the Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission
  3. Comments from the Public – Public may address the Commission on matters that are not on the agenda
  4. Commissioner Reports
  5. Director’s Report (verbal report)
  6. Park Operations During the Pandemic - David Robinson, Park Operations Manager
  7. Planning Update – Steve Ehret, Planning Manager (verbal report)
    1. Overview of virtual engagement strategy
    2. Tentative schedule of planning engagements for the remainder of 2020
  8. Wildlife Camera Monitoring – Hattie Brown, Natural Resources Manager
  9. Adjournment

Public Comments

Members of the public wishing to suggest an item for a future Commission agenda may do so during the public comment period. The Ralph M. Brown Act (the State local agency open meeting law) prohibits the Commission from acting on any matter that is not on the agenda. Speakers are limited to three minutes each; the Commission Chair may adjust the time limit in light of the number of anticipated speakers.

Materials Available

Materials related to an item on the Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission agenda are available for public inspection (after distribution of the agenda packet) in the Regional Parks main office located at 2300 County Center Drive, Room A120, Santa Rosa, California, 95403 during normal business hours. Contact:  Laura Cordes (707) 565-3351


If you have a disability which requires an accommodation, an alternative format, or requires another person to assist you while attending this meeting, please contact Regional Parks at (707) 565-2041 at least 48 hours in advance to ensure arrangements for accommodation, or e-mail us at at least 2 working days before the meeting. 


For further information, please call (707) 565-2041 or see our website

Contact Information

Laura Cordes

Executive Secretary

Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission

County of Sonoma
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