Parks and Recreation Commission

About the Commission 

The Parks and Recreation Commission oversees Parks, Recreation and the Recreation Millage through programs, maintenance and approved events.

Parks and Recreation Master Plan 

The  2020-24 Parks and Recreation Master Plan is available for public review on the City's website. It is separated into two parts, volume one and volume two

Meetings and Agendas

Meetings of the Parks and Recreation Commission are generally organized the third Wednesday of every other month at 4:00 p.m.  Meetings are held at the same time as the Ella W. Sharp Park Board. All meetings will be held virtually until further notice due to COVID-19 concerns.  

2021 Proposed Meeting Schedule (PDF)

The latest meeting information is posted on the City Meeting and Event CalendarFuture meeting agendas will be posted in the Agenda and Minutes Center.

Contact Us


  1. Email

    Parks and Recreation Dept. 
    5th Floor of City Hall
    161 W. Michigan Ave. 
    Jackson, MI 49201 

    517-788-4040

    Members


    • Freddie Dancy 
    • Danielle Dobies
    • Stephanie Mosher
    • Will Forgrave
    • Michelle Woods