Parks & Recreation Advisory Board (PRAB)

Duties & Responsibilities:

(10 Members) The Board shall consist of ten (10) residents of the city. Each of the five (5) commissioners will appoint two board members to the parks and recreation advisory board. The Board shall make recommendations concerning the operation of all public parks, playgrounds, undeveloped park lands, public beaches and other recreational facilities within the city. Recommend to the city commission and the city manager from time to time actions which it believes the city commission should take with reference to the acquisition, development and maintenance of parks, playgrounds and recreational facilities in the city. Recommend rules and regulations for the operation of city parks, playgrounds and public recreational facilities. Evaluate and make recommendations regarding potential beautification, and historic preservation of public parks, recreational facilities, and other city owned properties. This includes the ability to establish volunteer programs for the promotion and beautification of historical city sites. Evaluate and make recommendations regarding accessibility issues at public parks, recreational facilities, and other city owned properties.  For this purpose the Board may appoint mobility and accessibility non-voting resident advisory members that have personal experience with accessibility issues. These advisory members may attend meetings remotely and will not count against quorum requirements.


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Board Members

MEMBER TERM APPOINTED BY
Howard Garson 12/14/2022 - 12/14/2024 Mayor Joy F. Cooper
VACANT    Mayor Joy F. Cooper
VACANT     Commissioner Joy D. Adams
VACANT    Commissioner Joy D. Adams
Karen Garson 12/14/2022 - 12/14/2024 Commissioner Mike Butler
VACANT    Commissioner Mike Butler
Gloria Stoner 12/14/2022 - 12/14/2024 Commissioner Michele Lazarow
VACANT    Commissioner Michele Lazarow
Gale Imprescia 12/14/2022 - 12/14/2024 Vice Mayor Anabelle Lima-Taub
VACANT    Vice Mayor Anabelle Lima-Taub

Meeting Information

DATE: 2nd Thursday of each month
TIME: 6:30 PM
LOCATION: Cultural Center, Room 107