In 2008, Philadelphians voted to create a unified Department of Parks and Recreation and a citizens Commission on Parks and Recreation to help guide the department. Nine members of the 15-person Commission are appointed by the Mayor from a list of nominees submitted by City Council every four years. It’s time for Council to develop the next list of nominees.
You must submit an application by April 22, 2020 to be considered.
Click here for a PDF version of the Application. You will need to print out this version to complete the Application.
Click here to reach a Microsoft Word version of the Application which you can copy onto your computer. You can then complete the Application on your computer before submitting it.