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This group was superceded by the Parks, Recreation, and Tree Advisory Commission, effective 1/1/2023.

The Parks & Recreation Commission provides advice to the City Council about major programs, activities, and policies related to parks and recreational activities in the community. In addition, the Commission oversees the implementation of the Parks Master Plan and recommends development of facilities in the City's parks system.

Established by Albany Municipal Code 2.20


Stacie Wyss-Schoenbom  1/23/2019Ward 1-b12/31/2022 1st
Matt Wadlington  2/26/2020Ward 2-b12/31/2022 1st
Jill Van Buren   VC1/14/2009Ward 3-b12/31/2022 4th
Jim Vaughn  4/14/2021Ward 3-a12/31/2022
Aaron Falotico  4/28/2021Ward 2-a12/31/2023 1st
Joshua Slamp  3/9/2022Ward 1-a12/31/2024 1st

C = Chair; VC = Vice Chair

Membership information

Term of office: 3 years.
(Appointments within six months of position start date are considered full term.)

Staff liaison

Kim Lyddane
Parks & Recreation Director

Upcoming Meetings

There are no upcoming meetings scheduled for this group.

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Meeting Materials

November 2, 2022
(Meeting canceled)
October 5, 2022  
August 3, 2022  
June 1, 2022
(Meeting canceled)
May 4, 2022  
April 6, 2022  
March 2, 2022  
February 2, 2022  
January 5, 2022
(Meeting canceled)
*Minutes are posted when they are approved by the body at a subsequent meeting.

Serve on a Citizen Advisory Group

Vacancies are filled year-round with recruitment for most groups in November.


Member & Staff Manual

This manual is intended to function as both a guideline and a governing framework for the City’s standing and ad hoc advisory groups.

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