Parks and Recreation Board

Who we are...

The West Lafayette Parks and Recreation Board is made up of five citizens; four are appointed on a by-partisan basis by the Mayor for a four-year overlapping term. The fifth member is appointed by the School Board. The attorney is appointed by the legal department of the city. The Park Board is responsible for all staff personnel matters, except the Superintendent, who is appointed by the Mayor.

What we do...

The Park Board has authority to pass bond issues, power of eminent domain and authority to appropriate non-reverting operating funds. The Board receives a major portion of funds from the city general funds.

When we meet...

Board meetings are usually held on the third Monday of the month at the Park and Recreation Office, except where noted. Meetings start at 4:30 pm.Board meetings are open to the public.The Parks and Recreation Office is located at 1101 Kalberer Road.

2019 Meeting Dates -

January 28; February 25; March 18; April 15; May 20 (Lilly Nature Center); June 17; July 15; August 19; September 16; October 21 (Riverside Skating Center); November 18; December 16 


2018 Park Board Minutes 2019 Park Board Minutes
January 22, 2018 January 28, 2019
February 26, 2018 February 25, 2019
March 19, 2018 March 18, 2019
April 16, 2018 April 15, 2019
May 21, 2018 May 20, 2019
June 18. 2018 June 17, 2019
July 16, 2018 July 15, 2019
August 20, 2018 August 19, 2019
September 17. 2018 September 16, 2019
October 15, 2018 October 21, 2019
November 19, 2018 November 18, 2019
December 17, 2018 December 16, 2019


Contact Us

  • Office: (765) 775-5110
  • Office Fax: (765) 807-0097
  • TTY: 711

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