Parks & Recreation Commission

About the Commission

The Parks and Recreation Commission is a seven-member body which is responsible for advising the Recreation Department, Planning Commission and the City Council on all matters pertaining to public parks, urban forestry, recreation in the advancement of park and recreation planning and programming. This Commission sits as a review body during public hearing processes for parks and recreation master planning, and related park planning projects.  Parks and Recreation Commissioners serve a four-year term.

Mission Statement
The Parks and Recreation Commission of the City of Gilroy is committed to enhancing the quality of life for its citizens by promoting planning, acquisition, development, and sustainability of parks, trails, cultural, historical and other recreational areas. The commission embraces wellness and recreation, park safety, and inclusiveness for all ages and abilities because Parks Make Life Better.

Regular Meetings

  • 6 p.m.
  • The 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • City Council Chambers
    7351 Rosanna St.
    Gilroy, CA 95020

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas for all meetings are available no less than 72 hours prior to the meeting.  Minutes are available within ten business days following the meeting.   
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