The Park Board acts in an advisory capacity to the City Council and the city manager in connection with care, management and control of all parks and grounds used for park purposes, and all boulevards and parkways now or hereafter owned by, or under the control of, the City.


There are seven members on the Park Board including one voting Council Representative. The non-voting staff advisers are the Park and Recreation Director and Park Superintendent. Each member serves three-year terms.


Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at noon for a duration of one hour (12-1 p.m.).

2020 Schedule of Meetings

Park Board members

Jack Maddux
Apptd: 8/14            Expires: 8/17*
ReAppointed 8/17 Expires: 8/20

Ted Lockin
Apptd:     1/17 Expires: 1/20*
ReApptd: 2/20 Expires: 1/23

Debbie Haskell
Apptd:      7/17 Expires: 7/20*
ReApptd: 7/20  Expires: 7/23

Amos Radlinger
Apptd: 11/17 Expires: 11/20*

Timothy Hamilton – Resigned – Position Open
Apptd: 7/18 to fill unexpired term
Expires: 1/19*
ReApptd: 1/19 Expires 1/22*

Melanie Bayles
Apptd:    10/18
Expires: 10/21*

Council Representative
Jim Curd, Jr.

Keith Henry
Parks and Recreation Director

Bobby Robinson
Parks & Recreation Superintendent