Nelsonville seeking to re-establish Board of Parks and Recreation, seeking letters of interest from potential members

Nelso Parks and Recreation

The City of Nelsonville is seeking to re-establish the Board of Parks and Recreation, as outlined in our City Charter.

The Board shall consist of five members. Members must be registered voters in the City of Nelsonville.

Per the City Charter, “It shall be the function of the Board of Parks and Recreation to recommend a program to Council for the operation of public parks, recreation facilities, and the acquisition, improvement, construction and maintenance of the parks, parkways, bikeways, and any other services related thereto.  The Board’s functions and duties shall be advisory only.”

We are seeking letters of interest from potential Board Members. Letters may be submitted to the members of the Parks and Recreation Committee: Dereck Bowens, Margaret Gustafan, and Dottie Fromal.

The deadline for submitting a letter of interest is October 8, 2018.

There will be a public discussion and conversation regarding the Board appointments at the Parks and Recreation Committee meeting on October 16, 2018.The public is invited and encouraged to attend.