Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee


The purpose of the committee is to advise the director and make recommendations to the City Commission regarding parks, recreation and cemetery operations and planning.  The Oregon City Recreation Advisory Association was created November 3, 1983 with nine members; bylaws were adopted on October 11, 1984; bylaws were amended June 12, 1986 by Resolution No. 86-25; bylaws amended and name was changed to Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee (PRAC) by the City Commission on September 2, 1992.  New bylaws for PRAC were adopted on May 6, 1998.  New bylaws were adopted on July 5, 2000; bylaws were amended June 2008.


The Committee shall consist of eight (8) members-at-large and one (1) designated member representing the Pioneer Community Center.  The members are encouraged to live within the city limits, however, residency is not mandatory.  Non-resident representation is limited to two.  Term of office is three (3) years.  The chair and vice-chair are to each serve a one-year term of office.  Bylaws were amended May 6, 1998 (Commission Report No. 98-67).  New bylaws were adopted on July 5, 2000 (Commission Report No. 00-16) to appoint a Pioneer Community Center representative to PRAC. Bylaws were amended June 2008.  The Mayor appoints members.

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Phil Lewis, Community Services Director, 503-496-1546,

Denise Kai, Asst. Parks & Rec. Director, 503-496-1565,