Citizens Advisory Committee

The Citizens Advisory Committee is a committee appointed by the Board of Directors to provide recommendations to the Board in the areas of District operations, park design, projects and programs. This committee meets on the first Monday quarterly at 6:30 pm in March, June, September and December.
Appointed CAC members can serve up to (2) two-year terms.

To apply, please submit a CAC Application or for additional information please call (510) 881-6704.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
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2018 Meeting Dates

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
6:30 pm
District Office
Monday, September 17, 2018
6:30 pm
District Office
Monday, December 3, 2018
6:30 pm
District Office



The following individuals are members of the CAC along with the year their term expires:
 Name  Term Expires
Mike Baratta    12/31/18 Member
Mary Lavelle 12/31/19 Member
Donna Lee Bell 12/31/18 Member
Alyse Lui
12/31/19 Member
Joanne Ricketts
12/31/19 Member
Suzanne Philis 12/31/18 Member
Peter Rosen 12/31/18 Member
Ashley Strasburg (Chair) 12/31/18 Member
Anita "Kit" Thompson 12/31/19 Member


In March of 2007, the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District Board of Directors proposed the reformation of the district wide CAC. The committee serves in an advisory capacity to the Board of Directors and includes members from various communities throughout the district.