Assistance for Citizen Parks and Recreation Advisory Boards

RRS provides the following assistance to local governments for the establishment and development of citizen park and recreation advisory boards:

  • Guide local governments through the process of establishing a new advisory board
  • Assist with restructuring an existing board
  • Draft new ordinances and by-laws or revised outdated ones
  • Assist with developing board manuals
  • Provide training, orientation and development to boards including, but not limited to:
    • Why boards are important and how they can make a difference
    • Roles and responsibilities of boards and individual members
    • Keys and tools for the success of boards and individual members

Citizen Advisory Board Information

New Board Member Orientation (by Vonda Martin)
CBM Orientation Booklet
CBM Advisory Commmittee Functions
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Board meeting Guidelines,
Importance of Advocacy (by Barry Ford)If you are interested in this type of assistance please contact your RRS Regional consultant to discuss what services we can provide.