Recreation Commission

Regular Meetings

  • 7:30 p.m.
  • 4th Thursday of the month
  • Santa Paula Community Center
    530 W Main Street
    Santa Paula, CA 93060

Agendas & Minutes

Meeting agendas are posted at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting on the city website and on the bulletin board in front of City Hall. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes (link)

Membership & Terms

The Recreation Committee is comprised of five residents of Santa Paula who are appointed by the City Council and serve three-year terms.


Sharon Mittelholtz, Commissioner
Date Appointed: February 2018
Term Expires:  February 2021

Sara Flores, Commissioner
Date Appointed:April 2019
Term Expires:  April 2022

Vanessa Olmos, Commissioner
Date Appointed:  April 2019
Term Expires: April 2022

Edd Bond, Commissioner
Date Appointed:  April 2019
Term Expires: April 2022

Duties & Functions

The Recreation Commission performs such duties as follows. 

  • Advise and assist the Council in all matters pertaining to public recreation.
  • Advise and aid the Community Services Director in making plans for and in conducting recreational activities within the City.
  • May submit recommendations to the City Council on all matters relative to parks and parkways as may be appropriate or as requested by the City Council
  • Formulate general policies for the conduct of the City Recreation Department.
  • Render to the Council annually and at such other times as the Council may determine a public report of its activities and of the activities and status of public recreation programs.
  • Make such investigations or surveys in the field of recreation as the Council may request and report its findings and recommendations to the Council.
  • Submit to the Council, annually, and through the City Manager at such time as may be designated, a proposed budget providing for the conduct of recreational activities for the ensuing fiscal year.