Richard Samek, President (260) 423-9411
Pamela Kelly, M.D., Vice President, Unlisted
William Zielke (260) 203-5744
Justin Shurley (260) 407-2808
Park Foundation Representative
Kathy Callen, President Park Foundation
2017 Meeting Dates and Information
The first meeting of 2017 will be on February 9 at 10 am.
Meetings are subject to change depending upon the Commissioners’
schedules-notification will be posted if there are any meeting date
Meetings are at 10:00 a.m. unless otherwise posted. Most meetings will be
held in Citizen's Square, City Council Chambers, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Please call (260) 427-6000 to confirm meeting location.
"Reasonable accommodations" for persons with a known disabling
condition will be considered in accordance with state and federal
law. Any person needing a "reasonable accommodation" should
notify Harlean Falls at (260) 427-6023 at least seventy-two
(72) hours prior to the meeting.
You can also e-mail Harlean with your request at:
Park Board Documents
Information on Agendas, Minutes, and Board Documents is now available on the following link: Parks Board Documents.
SUMMARIZATION OF THE MINUTES OF THE
BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS
The following Board Minutes are now available:
2015 Donation Information
The 2015 Donors List is now available.
Overall policy and management direction of the Fort
Wayne Parks and Recreation Department is provided
by a four member bi-partisan Board of Park
Commissioners appointed by the mayor for staggered
four year terms.
Following provisions of Indiana statutes (I.C. 36-10-4),
the Board approves budget revenues and expenditures,
passes bond issues, acquires and improves property,
adopts new programs, establishes management policy
and regulations, and provides a public venue for
community debate and input.
Park Survey Results
Check out the Fort Wayne Parks Survey completed by the Center for
Social Research at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne.
The results were very positive and will help us shape the future of our
Department. Thanks to the community for their support!!