The Parma Heights Recreation Commission serves as an advisory body and has been established by provision of our city charter, in accordance with the
Constitution of the State of Ohio.
Meetings will be held at Parma Heights City Hall, 6281 Pearl Road.
Contact: Recreation Commission Secretary: Barbara Allen 440-884-9601
The Recreation Commission established by Article IV, Section 10 of the City Charter, shall be solely an advisory body, submitting to Council its recommendations on the establishment, operation, maintenance or curtailment of recreational activities, functions or programs which may be carried on by a municipal corporation of the State. Such Commission shall not operate or control any recreational activity, function or program of the Municipality.
The Recreation Commission shall consist of five (5) electors who shall serve without compensation. The Mayor shall appoint four (4) members whose appointment shall be with the advice and consent of Council. They shall each serve for a term of four (4) years or until their successors are appointed, excepting that of the four appointed for the term beginning January 1, 1954, one shall be appointed for a term of one year, one shall be appointed for a term of two years, one shall be appointed for a term of three years and one shall be appointed for a term of four years. The fifth member shall be a member of Council appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of Council, who shall serve until the date of the next organizational meeting of Council following his appointment or until his successor shall be appointed. A vacancy occurring during the term of any member of the Recreation Commission shall be filled for the unexpired term in the manner authorized for an original appointment. The powers and duties of the Recreation Commission shall be provided for by ordinance of the Municipality.