Public Recreation Board

Member Information

Member

Term

Ms. Ofelia Hunter, President 2016-
Ms. Katrina Watson, Vice President 2016-
Mr. Javier Ramos 2016-
Mr. Octavio Flores 2016-
Mr. Rondo Garza 2016-
Ms. Tessa Carrillo, Secretary  2016-

ARTICLE IX. PUBLIC RECREATION BOARD 

Sec. 90. Public recreation board.

Upon the adoption of this amendment to the charter of the City of Alice, each member of the public recreation board, said board being composed of five (5) members, each serving a staggered five-year term so that each year the term of office of one member of said board terminates, shall continue to serve for the remainder of his or her respective terms; annually, after the adoption of this amendment, one member shall be appointed by the city council for a term of five (5) years to replace the member whose term has expired. The terms of office of the members of said board shall, however, be subject to the provisions relative to removal hereinafter provided.

(Referendum of 3-11-1968, § 1)

Sec. 91. Compensation.

Members of the public recreation board shall serve without compensation. (Referendum of 3-11-1968, § 1)

Sec. 92. Duties.

The duties of the public recreation board shall be to study parks, parkways, lakes, municipal squares, any zoos, athletic fields, golf courses, swimming centers, indoor recreation centers and other recreation facilities owned, operated or maintained by the City of Alice (but not including privately owned and operated recreational facilities), and from time to time to make studies, together with recommendations in connection therewith, available as such studies are completed to the city council of said city through the city manager. Such board shall place special emphasis upon the recreational needs of the citizens of said city, and safety regulations in regard thereto.

(Referendum of 3-11-1968, § 1)

CHARTER § 106

Sec. 93. Removal from board; vacancies; how filled.

The members of the public recreation board shall be subject to removal from office by the city council for any cause deemed by the council sufficient for this removal in the interest of the public service, and the decision of the city council shall be final. Any vacancy in membership of said board shall be filled by the city council for the unexpired term of the member whose place has become vacant either by removal or otherwise.

(Referendum of 3-11-1968, § 1)

Sec. 94. Organization.

The public recreation board will organize by electing one of its members president, one vice-president and one secretary. The secretary need not be a member of the board. The officers shall hold office for one year and until their successors are elected and qualified. The board shall hold regular meetings at least once a month, and shall establish rules and regulations for its government and for the performance of its duties.

(Referendum of 3-11-1968, § 1)