Recreation, Cultural & Community Services Advisory Commission



Novato Recreation, Cultural and Community Services Advisory Commission

 Chair John Caye
      Vice Chair Nancy Weber
 Suzanne Crow         Paula Neese
 Ryan Bartling
        Tricia Solorzano
 Gerald Styx  

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2nd Thursday in the odd months - 7:00p.m.  

SPECIAL WORKSHOP: Thursday, October 20, 2016 at the City Administrative Offices, Womack Conference Room, 922 Machin Avenue

Novato City Hall Council Chambers, 901 Sherman Avenue


The function and purpose of the Commission is to advise the City Council on all matters relating to the practices and policies of the Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department: Recreational Programs, Activities, Services and Events, Cultural Programs, Activities, Services and Events, Cultural and Civic Arts, Recreational and Cultural Facility Needs, Capital Improvement Program for Parks and Facilities, Parkland Acquisition, Park Planning, Development and Renovation, Open Space Acquisition, Use, Management, Public Art Policies and Procedures, Program and Facility Partnerships, Facility Fee and Use Policies, Park Development Fees and Fees for Public Art, Community Strategic Plan and General Plan. (Five members shall be residents within City limits. Two members may live within the three zip code areas designated for Novato. Two high school members may serve as ex-officio.)

Authorization: Resolution 64-07
No. of Members:


Members are appointed by the City Council for two year terms that begin on September 1 each year. The City Council accepts applications year round for their Commissions, Committees and Boards. There will be an interview process prior to appointment.  If you are interested in becoming a member of the Recreation, Cultural and Community Service Commission, please fill out the application (link below) and turn it into the City Clerks office. 

Tenure: 2 years. Expires 9/1



Current Meeting Agenda               Current Meeting Packet

Current Approved Minutes

   Commissioner/Name  Term Begins  Term Expires
   Suzanne Brown-Crow, Chair  September 1, 2015  September 1, 2017
   John Caye, Vice Chair  September 1, 2015  September 1, 2017
   Nancy Lee Weber  September 1, 2016  September 1, 2018
   Paula Neese  September 1, 2015  September 1, 2017
   Tricia Solorzano  September 1, 2015  September 1, 2017
   Ryan Bartling  September 1, 2015  September 1, 2017
   Gerald Styx  September 1, 2016  September 1, 2018

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