Recreation and Park Advisory Board

This is a nine-member body whose members are appointed by the mayor with the confirmation of the council. Members serve for overlapping two-year terms. The board is charged with encouraging the development of desirable recreation and park facilities in the city and recommending those programs for young people and adults that suitably reflect the needs of the citizens.

Board does not meet in August or November

Recreation and Park Advisory Board
Location varies
Fourth Thursday at 7:00 p.m.


NameTerm Expiration
Elizabeth Fischer
June 1, 2024
Vincent "Chip" BoylanMarch 1, 2025
Thomas LynchSeptember 1, 2024
Maryann KearnsDecember 1, 2022
Dirk WhatleyMarch 1, 2024
Kirsten KaplanJuly 1, 2024
John (Jack) ThirolfJuly 1, 2024
Kathleen LinehanJan 1, 2025
Ken ScalesNovember 1, 2025