Park and Recreation Advisory Board
Advisory Board members: Ben Whitehead, Michelle Martin, Jeff Christen, Mark Moser, and one position is vacant.
The Park and Recreation Advisory Board consists of five (5) members. Appointments are for a four (4) year term, unless appointed to fill a vacancy, such appointment shall last only for the unexpired term. Appointments to the advisory board shall be made in conformance with the governing body’s Appointment Resolution No. 01-09.
The governing body shall refer all major proposals and propositions for the construction, reconstruction and improvements of public parks and recreation facilities including the acquisition of land for park purposes, the acquisition of major recreational equipment and facilities and the institution of new programs in the recreational systems to the advisory board. The advisory board shall make such reports and recommendations to the governing body on all such matters referred to it and any further recommendations as deemed advisable. When a matter described above is referred to the advisory board, all subsequent actions by the advisory board and the governing body shall be governed by the provisions of K.S.A. 12-1931, et. seq. as amended.