Boards, Commissions and Committees

Entertainment Commission

The Entertainment Commission is responsible for overseeing the entertainment permit process, including dance and processing of special event requests within the City of Modesto. The Entertainment Commission's purpose is to encourage the development of new entertainment businesses as well as assist the organizers and operators to plan and coordinate City services for major events. This will allow the business or event to flourish while meeting the City's public health, safety and welfare needs.

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Meeting Time:
Meeting Date: First (12:00PM) and third (4:00PM) Thursdays of each month
Meeting Location: Tenth Street Place
Department: Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods
Staff Contact: Mary Otten
Staff Email: motten@modestogov.com
Staff Phone: (209) 571-5863
Total Members: 9 members

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Membership Composition:

7 members appointed by the Modesto City Council upon recommendation by the City Council Safety & Communities Committee
Member Name Term Expires
Susanna Mendieta Beasley 1/1/2013
Sara Lytle-Pinhey 1/1/2013
Chris Ricci 1/1/2013
Mitchell Maisetti 1/1/2012
Ron Lighten 1/1/2015
Reginald Rucker 1/1/2015
Jennifer Allsup 1/1/2012
2 alternate members appointed by the Modesto City Council upon recommendation by the City Council Safety & Communities Committee
Member Name Term Expires
Pamela O'Brien 1/1/2015
Gary Nelson 1/1/2012