Parks Commission

Meetings

  • 4:30 pm
  • 4th Tuesday of every month
  • 1414 Market Avenue N
    Canton, OH 44702

Members

  • JR Rinaldi, President
    Term Expires December 31, 2021
  • Maureen Austin, Mayor Appointee
    Term Expires December 31, 2022
  • Joseph Gerzina, Mayor Appointee
    Term Expires December 31, 2020

Membership Requirements

Members must be residents of the City.

Appointment Process

Members are appointed by the Mayor. Council confirmation is not required.

Purpose/Duties

The Board of Park Commissioners controls and manages the Canton City Parks and Recreation, children's playgrounds and public baths, and all improvements, acquisitions, construction, repairs, and the maintenance thereof.

Term Length

Three years

Compensation

Members serve without compensation.

Authorization

Ohio Revised Code 755.January 2011