Recreation Board

Meetings

  • 8 pm
  • 1st Thursday of every month
  • Recreation Office
    1414 Market Avenue N
    Canton, OH 44714

Members

  • Brian Skiles, Mayor Appointee
    Term Expires December 31, 2021
  • Donald Peterson, Mayor Appointee
    Term Expires December 31, 2017
  • Ronald Lemmo, Mayor Appointee
    Term Expires December 31, 2020
  • Ida Ross Freeman, Board of Education
    No Expiration
  • John Rinaldi, Board of Education
    No Expiration

Membership Requirements

Members must be residents of the City of Canton. Council confirmation is required.

Purpose/Duties

The Canton Joint Recreation District's purpose is to:

(a) Develop a year-round program of recreational activities with the Canton City School District and the City of Canton.

(b) Maintain and supervise all public recreation programs and facilities that may be placed at the disposal of the Recreation Board.

(c) Cooperate with all bodies, organizations, groups and individuals in developing, supervising and maintaining a well rounded public recreation program for the citizens of the Canton City School District including children, youth and adults.

Term Length

5 years

Compensation

Members serve without compensation.

Authorization

Ohio Revised Code 755.12-.181