Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee (PRAC) Fact Sheet

Title: Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee (PRAC)

Type of Board/Commission/Committee: Advisory

Affiliated Department: Parks and Recreation

Status: Active

Governing Legislation:
-Resolution 2646 (Repealed Bylaws and Res 711 and Res 1082)
-Date Created: April 01, 1964
-Sunset Date: N/A

To reference the general rules of procedure and informational booklet for all boards, please see the documents available on the General Board Information page.

Description: The purpose of the PRAC is to act in an advisory capacity for planning and developmentof all aspects of juvenile and adult recreation in the City and Borough. This direction includes authority to advise the Assembly and the Parks and Recreation Department Director on issues affecting parks and recreation in the community. A secondary purpose of the Committee is to act as a citizens' proponent for parks and recreation facilities, recreation activities, and trails within the City and Borough. The Committee shall gather relevant information from all sources available, hold public meetings as necessary on issues under review, and report to the Assembly concerning the status of the above-named issues.

Membership: The PRAC consists of nine public members.

Officers: Chair, First Vice Chair, Second Vice Chair

Quorum: 5

Term Limits: None

Annual Appointment Period (Annual Reports Due): February

Meetings: First Tuesday of each month at 6pm in the Assembly Chambers

Special Facts: Resolutions 711 and 1082 and the bylaws were repealed by the adoption of Resolution 2646 on June 3, 2013.

Staff Contact: Kirk Duncan, Parks & Recreation Director - 586-5226 -