PARK AND RECREATION BOARD


OLMSTED FALLS CITIZEN OF THE YEAR NOMINATIONS 

The Citizen of the Year award is given to a local resident whose service and dedication have made a significant contribution to teh community.  The recipient will demonstrate outstanding commitment and dedication to the betterment of the qualify of every life in Olmsted Falls.  Please note: the intent of the Park and Recreation Board is to have the name of the award recipient published and information related to the nomination made public. Although the identity of the award recipient will be kept confidential until the award ceremony during the Falls Day in the Park event.  If you know of someone who you would like to nominate for this award please click on the link for the nomination award.  Deadline for all submissions is August 31, 2018. 

OLMSTED FALLS CITIZEN OF THE YEAR NOMINATION FORM



Members of the Board:

Cindie Green
Donna McCaffrey
Jill Lukes
Scott McDonald
Laura Graham, Chairman
Linda Hummel
Jennifer Jansen
Bill Eichenberg
Deb Csikos-Vandrasik
Terry Duncan, Council Liaison
Aimee Stone, Secretary

The duties of the board are: (1)   Plan a comprehensive recreation program for the citizens of the Municipality; (2)   Recommend to the Planning Commission the purchase of additional land for recreational purposes; (3)   Recommend to Council the equipping and maintenance of public parks, playgrounds, playfields, gymnasiums, swimming pools, splash parks and recreation centers as funds for such purposes are appropriated by Council; (4)   Exercise such other powers and duties as Council may, by ordinance, provide for; (5)   Recommend to the Mayor, for the appointment or employment of any personnel it deems necessary.  The board meets the first Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m., except December.  All meetings are held in Council Chambers at the City Administration Building, 26100 Bagley Road.

All gifts donated to the Municipality for park and/or recreation purposes shall be used for such purposes.