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Recreation & Parks Commission

The Recreation & Parks Commission advises City Council and City staff on matters related to recreation and use of public open space. The Commission consists of 7 Council-appointed Santa Monica residents

Current members, applicants, vacancies, and appointment application

Advisory Groups

Meetings are held at 7:30 pm on the 3rd Thursday of each month in Council Chambers at Santa Monica City Hall (1685 Main St).  

The City of Santa Monica cares about your health and safety. 

We are working closely with the LA County Department of Public Health to monitor the novel coronavirus. To prevent the spread of COVID-19, the City of Santa Monica is cancelling the Recreation and Parks Commission Special Meeting on March 19, 2020 at Thelma Terry Auditorium and the Recreation and Parks Commission Special Meeting on March 26, 2020 at Ken Edwards Center. For more preventative steps and the latest Santa Monica-specific information about the novel coronavirus, visit

As a reminder, please stay home when sick, wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, and avoid touching your face with unwashed hands.
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Recreation & Parks Commission June 18, 2020 Meeting Public Comment Documents:

6_18_20_Public Comment RE Agenda Item 2Ab

6_18_20_Public Comment RE Agenda Item 2Ad



Select a Year: 

July 16 Cancelled
June 18 Agenda
May 21 Cancelled
April 16 Cancelled
March 29 Cancelled
March 19 Cancelled
February 20 Agenda Minutes
January 16 Cancelled

Recreation & Parks Commission

Administration Division
1685 Main Street, Room 210
Santa Monica, CA 90401


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