Parks and Recreation Commission



  • 7:00 pm
  • Second Thursday of each month
  • City Council Chamber


  • 6:00 pm
  • Fourth Thursday of each month
  • Richland Public Library

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are also available following approval.


Term Expiration Date

Maria Gutierrez, Chair

March 31, 2018

James Buelt, Member

March 31, 2017

Barry Richards, Member

March 31, 2019

Nancy Doran, Vice Chair

March 31, 2018

Michael Alvarez, Member

March 31, 2018

 Zachary Finch, Member

 March 31, 2019

 Kit McBurney, Member

 March 31, 2017

 Viknesh Kasthuri, Youth Member

 March 31, 2017

 Naveena Bontha, Youth Member

 March 31, 2017


The purpose and intent of the Parks and Recreation Commission is to advise the City Council based on public input on:

  • City-provided facilities
  • Civic beautification in order to enhance the quality of life
  • Environmental and cultural preservation
  • Programs for recreation