Purpose: The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board shall recommend to the City Commission policies, procedures and philosophies concerning recreation services, advise on long range capital improvements, evaluate the effectiveness of existing programs, recommend changes and enhancements and promote and review citizen participation in planning and utilizing city services and facilities.

The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board shall review and evaluate the organized athletic leagues and events to which the city contributes funds, services or facilities and advise the City Commission as it deems appropriate.

Ordinance: No. 09-27

Meetings Dates & Times:
Fourth Monday of Final Month of the Quarter at 3:30pm
City of Alachua City Hall
15100 NW 142nd Terrace
Alachua, FL 32615

City Staff Contact:
Elliot Harris
Director of Recreation

Physical Address:
15400 Peggy Road
Alachua, FL 32615

Phone: (386) 462-1610

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
9:00am - 5:00pm

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 9
Alachua, FL 32616-0009

Fax: (386) 462-0831

Member Term Appointed Expires

Laurie Hall

3 years



James Curington 3 years 05/09/2016 02/21/2019
Billy Rogers 3 years 05/09/2016 02/21/2019
Mike Schentrup

3 years 02/13/2017 02/21/2020

Gary Kocher


 3 years 09/10/2018 02/21/2021

Membership Requirements: