The Parks Advisory Committee, established by City Council on January 17, 2012, serves as an advisory committee to the City Council recommending policies and procedures for proper administration of the parks program. It also serves to encourage and facilitate establishment and maintenance of recreational facilities and programs, as well as acquisition of new areas for parks and recreation programs or expansion and improvement of current programs and facilities. This committee consists of five members appointed for two-year terms with one member representing the Horseshoe Bay Property Owners' Association Board of Directors.
The Parks Committee was formed by Ordinance ORD 12-01-17A on January 17, 2012 to act as an advisory committee to the City Council in the development, supervision and administration of the affairs of the City parks. However, the Committee does not have the power to make final decisions or the power to adopt rues regarding public business.