Parks & Recreation Board

The Mission of the Parks and Recreation Board is to advise the City in the acquisition, development, improvement, equipment and maintenance of all:
  • Athletic fields
  • Community center
  • Other recreation facilities
  • Parks
  • Public playgrounds
  • Senior citizen center
The Board also recommends policies that will benefit and promote the leisure and recreational needs of the community.

Membership & Organization
The Parks and Recreation Board consists of 7 members. Vacancies will be appointed by the City Council. Regular meetings are held on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. at City Hall.

Duties & Responsibilities
The Parks and Recreation Board shall review and make recommendations:
  • About the 5-year Capital Improvement Plan in its annual progress report summarizing its activities and accomplishments
  • Concerning recreational activities on any of the properties controlled by the City
  • Concerning the Parks and Recreation budget
  • Relating to management of a public park and recreation program
  • Relating to the conduct on public playgrounds, athletic fields, concession rights and other recreation facilities and activities that employ the leisure time of the citizenry