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Parks and Recreation Advisory Board
|Contact: Cori Fuqua||Phone: 757-382-1321|
|Address: 1224 Progressive Dr, Chesapeake, VA 23320|
The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board advises, recommends and influences the Director of Parks, Recreation and Tourism, City Manager, City Council and the general public on planning and developing programs that will best meet the parks and recreation needs of the community. (City Code § 2-396)
The City of Chesapeake Parks and Recreation Advisory Board is a 16-member advisory body appointed by City Council. The Board makes recommendations relative to planning of facilities and programs and makes policy for the department’s athletic rules and regulations. They also review and endorse the department’s annual operating budget. The meetings are held at 6 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month. Meetings take place at one of the Parks, Recreation and Tourism facilities on a rotating basis. Call 757-382-6411 for the current location.
As a recipient of federal financial assistance, the Department of Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism programs and activities are open to all persons regardless of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age or disability.
If anyone believes he or she has been subjected to discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, or handicap, he or she may file a complaint alleging discrimination with either Eugene Rosier, Equal Opportunity Officer, Department of Personnel, PO Box 15225, Chesapeake, VA 23328 (telephone 757-382-6494) or with the Director at the Office of Equal opportunity, U.S. Department of Interior, Washington, DC 20240.