Projects to improve Santa Monica's parks are overseen by the City of Santa Monica's Department of Community & Cultural Services in collaboration with the Public Works Department.
General Park Information
Santa Monica's open space network includes 27 parks... and counting. Information about all of our parks and park facilities: www.smgov.net/parks
Santa Monica Recreation & Parks Commission
The Recreation & Parks Commission advises City staff and City Council on various parks and open space and recreation-related matters. The Commission generally meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month. The Commission is staffed by the Community & Cultural Services Administration Division.
Donations to support Santa Monica's parks and the beach are welcome, including dedication of park benches (availability is limited).