Public Arts Advisory Commission


The Public Arts Advisory Commission advises and assists the Council in the promotion of public art and performing arts within the City's physical environment and public spaces . 

The primary duties of the Commission are to:
  • Advise the Council on the acquisition, placement, and maintenance of public art on property of the City. 
  • Hold regular public meetings and maintain a written record of proceedings.
  • Establish guidelines to carry out the public art and performing arts program. 
  • Make recommendations to the City Council on the amount and allocation of budgeted City funding for the arts programs and services. 
  • Prepare annual report to the City Council summarizing activities during the preceding year and recommendations for the proposed activities for the succeeding year. 
  • Explore and advocate for new, non-city sources for funding for the arts. 


The Public Arts Advisory Commission will determine a meeting day and time upon appointment.  The meetings will be held quarterly at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 5160 Maple Drive in Pleasant Hill.


Appointed to two and four-year terms. 
Nora Schatzberg, Chair
Suzanne Cantrell, Vice-Chair 6-30-20
Vacant 6-30-18
Gina Gazzo  6-30-20 
Lisa Van Erem 6-30-18
Sarah Schroeder 6-30-18
Regina Glawe 6-30-20

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