The Board shall consist of up to three City Councilmembers and up to eight citizen members appointed by the Mayor/City Council and who are residents of the city. The Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson shall be selected by the City Council from the members appointed. The Parks and Recreation Director shall serve as a non-voting, ex-officio member of the Advisory Board.
Each Advisory Board member shall be appointed to a two-year term. The City Council may remove any Board member at any time with or without cause. Any non-City Council Advisory Board member who fails to attend three consecutive regular meetings shall automatically stand removed.
Appointment Date to Term Expiration
Mayor Edwards (at-large)
Ms. Anita Bellinger
Mayor Pro Tem Rowell (District 1)
5/14/2019 – 12/31/2019
Ms. Wanda Ididapo
Councilwoman Gumbs (District 2)
10/8//2019 – 12/31/2021
Mr. Alan Kelly
Councilwoman Willis (District 3)
9/24/2019 - 12/31/2019
Ms. Barbara Mostella
Councilwoman Gilyard (District 4)
5/14//2019 – 12/31/2021
Councilwoman Jackson (District 5)
Councilman Khalid (District 6)
Councilman Baker (District 7)
The Advisory Board shall assist in the development of the City's master park plan by making recommendations to the Department of Parks & Recreation regarding the master park plan.