Parks & Rec. and Community Outreach Committee

Membership Information

Member Name: Appointed by:
Leopoldo Llinas (Chair)  Councilmember Marsha Matson
Sheila Frazier (Secretary) Councilmember Steve Cody
Ed Feller Councilmember Patrick Fiore 
David Greenwell Mayor Karyn Cunningham
Vacant Vice Mayor Leanne Tellam

Board Liaisons:

Purpose/ Mission

Pursuant to Section 2-55 of the Village’s Code of Ordinances, the mission of the Parks & Recreation and Community Outreach Committee is to provide recommendations to the Village Council in matters of village parks and recreation levels of service; and to provide recommendations to the village council in matters of community engagement and public awareness.

 Advisory scope: To review the following: (i) State of the parks’ structures; (ii) State of the parks’ recreational facilities; (iii) recreational programming and fees; (iv) parks accessibility; (v) parks safety; (vi) communication strategies; (vii) communication execution; (viii) integration of community calendars; (ix) village hosted events; (x) sponsorship opportunities; (xi) stakeholder engagement practices


The Committee will meet on first Thursday of every month at 7:00 pm.  Check out the calendar linked on the left menu bar for more details.

All advisory boards, committees and task force groups meet in person at Village Hall, 9705 East Hibiscus Street, Palmetto Bay, FL 33157.  All meetings will be audio-recorded, and written minutes will be maintained by the Office of the Village Clerk.

Members of the general public may provide public comments by using the online Public Comment Form, which will be read into the record, or may appear in person to provide public comments.

For additional information and/or inquiries, please contact Missy Arocha, Village Clerk at (305) 259-1234, or via email to:

For more information about upcoming meetings, please visit our online calendar.

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