Public Art Committee

VIEW AGENDAS / ACTION MINUTES Amended: March 9, 2020
Committee Type Community Advisory Standing Committee
Created December 18, 1990
Official Action Ordinance No. 90-20; Resolution No. 17-39 (amended regular meeting schedule)
Definition/Purpose Provide input and recommendations regarding City policies, priorities and feedback related to the City’s Percent for Art Ordinance, and related matters.
Committee Composition Up to 9 Members:
*Committee composition is determined by the City Council.
*Can appoint an additional 4 non-members per art project subcommittee.
  • Residents
  • Business Representatives
Committee Facts Committee members shall receive no compensation. However, members may receive reimbursement for actual expenses incidental to carrying out the duties of the office, provided that they have first received specific City Council authorization for, and can verify, the expenditure and its purpose. City of Emeryville elected officials may not serve on this Committee. The City of Emeryville does not specifically prohibit concurrent service on more than one committee, provided, however, that the Government Code prohibition against incompatible offices shall apply. If a request were made to serve on more than one committee, a determination would be made as to whether that service would be allowable.
Term(s) 2 Years, Staggered (expiring June 30)
Regular Meeting Monthly
2nd Thursday of January through September; and
1st Thursday of October; and
2nd Thursday of November and December
5:30 PM
Civic Center (1333 Park Avenye, Emeryville)
Vice Chairperson
Sharon Wilchar
Jean Goldman
Secretary Amber Evans, Community and Economic Development Coordinator II
City Council Liaison Council Member Christian R. Patz
  1. Edythe Bresnahan, Resident (Term ending June 30, 2020)
  2. Joey Enos, Resident (Term ending June 30, 2021)
  3. Jean Goldman, Resident (Term ending June 30, 2022)
  4. Emily McPartlon, Resident (Term ending June 30, 2021)
  5. Vickie Jo Sowell, Business Representative / Resident (Term ending June 30, 2020)
  6. Alicia Raffel, Resident (Term ending June 30, 2021)
  7. Judith Wetterer, Business Representative (Term ending June 30, 2020)
  8. Sharon Wilchar, Resident (Term ending June 30, 2020)
  9. Vacant (Term ending June 30, 2022)
Contact the Committee
Other Staff Community Development Director