City of Fresno  
2600 Fresno Street  
Fresno, CA 93721  
Meeting Agenda - Final  
Monday, May 15, 2023  
5:30 PM  
Regular Meeting  
Council Chambers (In Person and/or Electronic)  
Parks, Recreation, and Arts Commission  
Chair – Kimberly McCoy  
Vice Chair – Jon Dohlin  
Commissioner – Dr. Francine Oputa  
Commissioner – Scott Miller  
Commissioner – Mona Nyandoro Cummings  
Commissioner – Harman Singh  
Commissioner – Jose Leon Barraza  
Commissioner – Sarah Parkes  
Commissioner - Vacant  
PUBLIC PARTICIPATION – Public participation during PRAC meetings is always  
encouraged and can occur in one of the two following ways:  
1) Participate In Person: Council Chambers, City Hall, 2nd Floor, 2600 Fresno  
Street, Fresno, CA 93721  
a) To speak during a City Council meeting in person: fill out a speaker card  
(available in the Council Chamber) and place it in the speaker card collection  
basket at the front of the Council Chamber. You may also approach the  
speaker podium upon the Council President’s call for public comment.  
2) Participate Remotely via Zoom:  
a) The above link will allow you to register in advance for remote participation  
in the meeting via the Zoom platform. After registering, you will receive a  
confirmation email containing additional details about joining the meeting.  
b) To speak during a City Council meeting while attending remotely: while in  
the Zoom application, click on the icon labeled “Participants” at the bottom of  
the screen. Then select “RaiseHand” at the bottom of the Participants  
window. Your digital hand will now be raised. You will be asked to “unmute”  
when your name is called to speak. You will not be visible via video and there  
will be no opportunity to share your screen.  
All public speakers will have up to 3 minutes to address Council pursuant to Rule No.  
10 of the Rules of Procedure for the City Council of the City of Fresno (available in the  
City Clerk’s Office).  
SUBMIT DOCUMENTS / WRITTEN COMMENTS - Pursuant to Rule 11 (c) of the  
Rules of Procedure, no documents shall be accepted for Council review unless  
submitted to the City Clerk at least 24 hours prior to the Council Agenda item be heard.  
Documents / written comments related to an agenda item can be submitted by one of  
the following methods:  
1) eComment – eComment allows the public to submit agenda related comments  
through a website prior to the meeting. Submitted comments are limited to 1440  
characters and will be a part of the official record.  
and selecting the “eComment” link.  
b) e-Comment is available for use upon publication of the agenda and closes  
24 hours prior to the meeting start time [pursuant to Rule 11(c)].  
c) e-Comment is not permitted for Land use or CEQA items  
d) The e-Comment Electronic User Agreement can be viewed at:  
2) E-mail – Agenda related documents and comments can be e-mailed to the  
Office of the City Clerk at least 24 hours prior to the agenda item being heard,  
pursuant to Rule 11(c).  
a) E-mail the Clerk’s Office at  
b) E-mails should include the agenda date, and the related agenda item  
VIEWING PRAC MEETINGS (non-participatory) - For your convenience, there are  
several ways to view Fresno City Council meetings live:  
Progress” to view the live meeting).  
2) Community Media Access Collaborative website:  
3) YouTube - City of Fresno Council, Boards and Commissions Channel:  
5) Cable Television: Comcast Channel 96 and AT&T Channel 99  
Should any of the five viewing methods listed above experience technical difficulties,  
the PRAC meeting will continue uninterrupted. PRAC meetings will only be paused to  
address verifiable technical difficulties for all users participating via Zoom or in the  
Council Chamber.  
The City of Fresno’s goal is to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  
Anyone requiring reasonable ADA accommodations, including sign language  
interpreters, or other reasonable accommodations such as language translation,  
should contact the office of the City Clerk at (559) 621-7650 or To  
help ensure availability of these services, you are advised to make your request a  
minimum of three business days prior to the scheduled meeting.  
1. Call to Order  
2. 5:30 P.M. Roll Call  
3. Pledge of Allegiance  
4. Approve Agenda  
5. Approval of Minutes  
Approval of the regular meeting minutes of April 17, 2023.  
6. Discussion: Subcommittee Reports:  
6-A. Cultural Arts Plan:  
6-B. Parks Master Plan:  
7. Members Reports and Comments  
8. City Administration and PARCS Staff Reports and Comments  
Unscheduled Communication: Members of the public may address the  
Commission regarding items that are not listed on the agenda and within the  
subject matter jurisdiction of the Commission. Each person will have up to three  
(3) minutes to present.  
10. Workshops:  
Workshop - Review of the Cultural Arts Plan Public Review Draft  
Comment Period Process and Schedule. (PARCS)  
11. Discussion Items:  
12. Hearings:  
Hearing - Receive public input on allocations related to Measure P,  
updates to the Parks Master Plan and Cultural Arts Plan, and annual  
PARCS Department Budget and Capital Improvement Plans.  
13. Adjournment  
Upcoming Workshops, Discussion Items, and Hearings  
MAY 30, 2023  
Hearing - Presenting the Mayor’s Parks, After School, Recreation and Community  
Services Department Budget for Fiscal Year 2024, with Public Comment (PARCS).  
MAY 30, 2023  
Hearing - Receive public comment on the Cultural Arts Plan Public Review Draft.  
Upcoming Meetings  
June 26, 2023 - Regular Meeting  
July 17, 2023 - Regular Meeting  
August 21, 2023 - Regular Meeting  
September 11, 2023 - Regular Meeting