There are eleven members. At large appointments are for three years. Ward appointments are for three years. School Board and Chamber of Commerce appointments are for one year. The purpose of the board is to serve in an advisory capacity to the City Council. The board identifies and analyzes both short and long-range needs for parks and recreation in the City of Edmond. The board recommends priorities for land acquisition and capital improvements, specific park and recreation programs, and develops and presents cost studies and methods of financing the board's recommendations. Recommendations are made for specific maintenance programs, enforcement of programs, ordinances and rules, and changes in policy for the operation of City Parks and Recreation Department.
For more information, please contact Staff Liaison Jinjer Welch at 405-216-7637 or email.