Boards and Commissions
The Community Recognition Commission consists of five members appointed to alternating four year terms. Two of the founding members of the Commission shall be appointed to a two-year term so as to stagger the terms of the members. The Community Recognition Commission shall act in an advisory capacity to the City Council in matters pertaining to community recognition.
The Community Recognition Commission meets quarterly in February, May, August and November on the third Wednesday of each month at 4 p.m.
Current commissioners are:
- Georgetta Dolinsek
- Christy Jewell
- Warren Jorgensen (Vice Chair)
- Melissa Ross
- Michelle Sutherland
The Parks, Recreation and Arts Commission consists of five commissioners appointed to alternating four-year terms and one youth non-voting commissioner who serves a one-year term. The Parks, Recreation and Arts Commission is responsible for the promotion and preservation of community recreation, open space, park lands, public art, and cultural initiatives.
The Planning Commission consists of five members appointed to alternating terms by the City Council. Responsibilities of the Planning Commission range from approval of residential neighborhoods, commercial shopping centers, and industrial parks to recommending policies to the City Council regarding long range planning, zoning criteria changes, and land development related topics.
The Land Use/Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA) Ad Hoc Committee will provide the City Council with recommendations pertaining to land use balance, guidelines for evaluation of specific types of rezones, updates to the RHNA available sites inventory, and development standards for mixed use zones.