Park and Recreation Board
  • Description

    Advises City Council and oversees planning and administration of city parks, cemeteries, recreation centers, and various programs.

  • General Requirements

    Fifteen members: one of whom shall be a member of the Des Moines Board of Education, recommended by School Board and confirmed by City Council; each Council Member may recommend two candidates. No more than four members terms may expire each year.

  • Membership Term Information

    Four year

    • Term Limits

      Term limits apply

    • Term Expiration

      June 30

  • Meeting Information

    • Meeting Freqeuency

      Fourth Tuesday of each month

    • Meeting Time

      5:00 PM

Meeting Location
  • Municipal Services Center / Floor Second Floor - Room: Board Room
  • 1551 E. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway
  • Des Moines, Iowa 50317
City Staff
  • Ben Page 237-1453 and Rebecca Linhart 237-1403