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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                                                           

Louvenia Holstein, Board Secretary
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 Louvenia Holstein, Board Secretary, at 327-7145.

Upcoming Meetings 

Tuesday, August 15

Christian Park – 4200 English Avenue, 46201


Thursday, September 28

Kuntz Soccer Stadium – 1502 West 16th Street, 46202


Thursday, October 26

Eagle Creek Earth Discovery Ctr. (Exhibit Hall) 

5901 DeLong Rd, 46254


Thursday, November 16

Kennedy/King Park Center – 1702 N. Broadway Ave. 46202


Thursday, December 21

Douglass Park Family Center – 1616 East 25th St., 46218​


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.