Parks & Recreation Commission

Background Information
Information coming soon. 

Contact Information
Parks & Recreation Office
3240 Ferris
Lincoln Park, MI 48146
(313) 386-1817

Desired Traits for Appointees
Below are the desired skills and traits that are helpful, though not required, for successful appointees to the Parks and Recreation Commission:
  • Experience with both passive and active recreation development
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Commission’s mission statement
  • Community event planning and management
  • An understanding of all aspects within a community youth athletic organization
  • Community activism in both political and cultural environments
  • Experience with non-profits
  • Knowledge of Lincoln Park’s recreational facilities
  • Experience with budget management
  • Marketing experience
  • Willingness to receive feedback and requests from community members and make informed decisions while taking the Commission’s mission statement, community resources, and the best interest of the City into consideration.
Meeting Information
The Parks and Recreation Commission will meet on the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. at the Kennedy Memorial Building located at 3240 Ferris.

2023 Tentative Meeting Schedule
January 18
February 15
March 15
April 19
May 17
June 21
July 19
August 16
September 20
October 18
November 16
December 20

Agendas and Minutes
Parks and Recreation Commission Agendas and Minutes can be found here