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Indy Parks and Recreation Board
Consolidated City of Indianapolis


Board Members

Linda Broadfoot, Chair
Don Colvin, Deputy Director
Joshua Bowling

Kristen Moreland

Andrea M. Scott

Joseph Wynns                                                           

Charles Elliott, Assistant Board Secretary 

Meetings
All Board of Indy Parks and Recreation meetings begin at 3:30 p.m. For special accommodations needed by persons with disabilities planning to attend, please call Board Secretary, at 327-7145.

Upcoming Meetings 


Thursday, January 18

Broad Ripple Park Family Center

1550 Broad Ripple Avenue, 46220


Thursday, February 22

Municipal Gardens 

1831 N. Lafayette Road, 46222


Thursday, March 22

Watkins Park

2360 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street, 46208


Thursday, April 26

Perry Park

451 E. Stop 11 Road, 46227


Thursday, May 24

Eagle Creek Park 

Earth Discovery Center (Exhibit Hall)

5001 Delong Road, 46254


Thursday, June 28

Bel-Aire Park

2901 S. Mooresville Road, 46221


Thursday, July 26

Rhodius Park 

Multi-Purpose Room

1720 W. Wilkins Street, 46221


Thursday, August 23

Winding River Golf Course

Banquet Room

8400 Mann Road, 46221


Thursday, September 20

Eagle Creek Park Hide-A-Way

8901 W. 65th Street, 46278


Thursday, October 25

Southeastway Park Family Center

5624 S. Carroll Road, 46239


Thursday, November 15

Windsor Village Park 

6510 E. 25th Street, 46219


Thursday, December 20

Indianapolis World​ Sports Park 

Community Room

1313 S. Post Road, 46239


Members 

As stated in the Revised Code of the City of Indianapolis Department of Parks and Recreation, the Board shall be composed of five (5) members; the department director, who serves as presiding officer of the Board; two (2) members appointed by the Mayor, and two (2) members appointed by the City-County Council.  Each appointed member shall serve a one-year term and until his successor is appointed and qualified, but serves at the pleasure of the appointing authority.  In the event of a vacancy prior to the expiration of a term, the appointing authority shall appoint a member of the remainder of the term.

 

Meetings 

The board shall hold regular meetings at least once a month, at times and places prescribed by its rules or established by resolution.  No notice to members is required for holding or taking any action at a regular meeting.  A special meeting of the board may be called by the presiding officer or by two-fifths of the members, at any place in the county designated in the call.  Each member shall be notified of the time and place of such a meeting by written notice which must be delivered, mailed or sent by telegram so that each member has at least seventy-two (72) hours notice of the meeting.  The notice requirements may be waived as to a member if he attends the meeting or executes a written waiver of notice.  The waiver may be executed either before or after the meeting, but if executed after, it must state in general terms the purpose of the meeting.

Board Action  

A majority of the members of the board constitutes a quorum.  A majority vote of all the board members is required to pass a resolution.

Powers 

The powers of the board of parks and recreation are granted by the Revised Code of the Consolidated City and County and by IC 36-10-3.