A parks master plan is developed in order to give the department a roadmap of what the community wants within its parks and recreation system. This helps staff with developing new programs or events, including budgeting for capital improvement projects. A parks master plan will also identify areas of improvement regarding maintenance and upkeep.
Consultant: Halff Associates
Steering Committee: Parks & Recreation Commission members including W. Lee Keeling, Chair; Mike Rivera, Vice-Chair; Gail Repka, Commissioner; Laurie Eder, Commissioner; Stephen Fort, Commissioner; Justin Urbano, Commissioner; Gloria Rodriguez, Commissioner; Jesse Olivarez, Commissioner; and Ashley Magee, Commissioner.
Pre-planning and background information gathering
Kick-off meeting and parks tour with department staff
Preparation of public engagement activities and online surveys