The Parks, Recreation & Entertainment Commission (PR&EC) meets in the City Council Chambers on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm, unless otherwise noticed.
The Parks, Recreation and Entertainment Commission, which is an advisory board to the Hughson City Council consists of five members, serving alternating two-year terms. No less than three members must be residents of the City of Hughson, but up to two members can reside outside of the City but within the Hughson postal code area.
The commission formulates and recommends to the city council a recreation, park and entertainment program for the inhabitants of the city, promotes and stimulates public interest in parks, recreation, arts and entertainment programs; advise the City Council on parks, recreation, arts and entertainment experiences; and which encourages to the fullest extent possible the cooperation of the local school authorities and other public and/or private agencies or interests. Advise the city council regarding the acceptance or rejection of offers of donations of money, personal and/or real property to the city for recreation, park and entertainment purposes and use and make recommendations where appropriate. Advise the city council regarding the parks, recreation and entertainment budgets and make recommendations as appropriate. The city council, with recommendation(s) from the Parks, Recreation, and Entertainment Commission, shall by resolution establish, adopt and amend guidelines and policies for the use of facilities within the boundaries of the city of Hughson for city-sponsored and cosponsored recreational and entertainment activities. The city council may by resolution, with recommendation(s) from the parks, recreation and entertainment commission, set fees for rental of parks or portions of parks. The donation of plants, buildings, fountains, sculptures, ponds, pools, or any other item or funds for such item for any park or building shall first be approved by the Parks, Recreation and Entertainment commission. Members of the Parks, Recreation and Entertainment Commission serve without compensation.
There is currently one (1) vacancy on this Commission, with a term set to expire December 31, 2023.
Members of the Parks, Recreation and Entertainment Commission
- Chair Chris Barth
- Commissioner Donya Nunes
- Commissioner Alina Combs
- Commissioner Jeff Montgomery
- One (1) Vacancy