The Board exists to allow residents to play a more active role and to provide direct citizen input to the Parks and Recreation Director for the development of parks and recreational facilities with the Town.

Methodology

  • advisory capacity to council
  • advisory capacity to parks and recreation director
  • study and development of recreation areas
  • advise and recommend the development of long-range capital improvement programs
  • cooperate with other governmental agencies, civic organizations and all citizens of the Town in the advancement of sound parks and recreation planning and programming
  • recommend to Town Council amendments to the Parks and Recreation Ordinance
  • annual reports to Town Council
  • review and recommend proposed budget for the parks and recreation department
  • adopt and recommend additional rules to Council as necessary

Projects

  • recommend standards for areas, facilities, programs and financial support
  • review the master planning guide and become familiar with such plan
  • solicit grants
  • develop and recommend written policies and procedures to Town Council

The Parks and Recreation Board usually meets the third Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Svore Municipal Building Boardroom. Check website for further details on meeting dates and times.

Parks and Recreation Board Members:

Tiffany Nimphius — Chairperson
Mindi Bone — Vice Chairperson
Dean Murray — Secretary
David Stout — Board Member
Darin Davis  — Board Member
Kim Farrell — Board Member
Joel Morace — Board Member
Philip Shoffner — Council Liaison

Director of Parks and Recreation Tony Jaramillo serves as the Board’s staff liaison, please contact the staff liaison with comments or questions.