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 May 6 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 download a Microsoft Word version of the Application onto your computer. You can then complete the Application on your computer before submitting it.