City of Bloomington, Indiana – John Hamilton, Mayor

Board of Park Commissioners


Type seated
Year Formed 1986
Statutory Name Board of Park Commissioners
Website https://bloomington.in.gov/boards/park-commissioners
Video Archive http://catstv.net/government.php?issearch=govt&meeterid=114
Email parks@bloomington.in.gov
Phone Number 812.349.3700
401 N Morton St Suite 250 Bloomington IN 47404
calendarId bloomington.in.gov_l9887mc9q77o7hn1toh6ggkktc@group.calendar.google.com


PURPOSE: The Board of Park Commissioners is a policy-making authority for the City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: The four commissioners shall be appointed on the basis of their interest in and knowledge of parks and recreation. No more than two members may be affiliated with the same political party. Each commissioner must be a freeholder residing in the city. In making initial appointments the Mayor, in order to provide continuity of experience and programs, shall give special consideration to the appointment of members from the previous park or recreation boards.

DUTIES: Policy-making authority for the City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department.

TIME COMMITMENT: 5 hours per month.

COMPENSATION: Each member does not receive compensation for their service.

Meeting Schedule

The Board meets at 4 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of every month in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 401 N. Morton St.

Statute Citations




Departmental Paula McDevitt
Legal Audrey Brittingham