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Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission Meeting

February 24, 2020 from 5:00 7:00 PM

Permit and Resource Management Department

2550 Ventura Avenue

Hearing Room

Santa Rosa, CA 95403


  1. Call to Order/Roll Call
  2. Election of Officers/Action Item
  3. Approval of the minutes of the November 18, 2019 meeting of the Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission
  4. Comments from the Public – Public may address the Commission on matters that are not on the agenda
  5. Commissioner Reports
  6. Director’s Report (verbal report)
  7. Discussion/Action Items
    1. Approval of the Parks & Recreation 2019 Annual Accomplishments; and Topic Guideline – Bert Whitaker, Director
    2. Ad Hoc Committee Report Discussion – Bert Whitaker, Director and Commissioner Brian Marvin (verbal report)
  8. Division Updates
    1. Carrington Ranch – IPA and Transfer Details - Steve Ehret, Planning Manager (verbal report)
    2. Joe Rodota Trail Update – David Robinson, Park Operations Manager (verbal report)
  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

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