The Commission is composed of nine members, six of whom are appointed by the Metro Council -- two each year -- to serve a three-year term; and three of whom are ex-officio members, these being the Mayor-President, a member of the School Board and a member of the City-Parish Planning Commission. The Commission members receive no compensation for their services, but accept their appointments in the interest of civic betterment.
Recent BREC Commission Meetings News View All
After months of inspections, public notice and staff trainings, citizens are finally able to receive immediate approval to serve and sell alcohol during facility rentals at select BREC facilities.
Louisiana Senate President Pro Tempore Sharon Weston Broome presented a proclamation at the BREC June Commission meeting declaring July Recreation and Parks month for the state.
Carolyn McKnight-Bray, a former assistant director of the Dallas parks and recreation department, was selected to be BREC’s new superintendent Thursday evening by the board of commissioners.