Parks & Recreation Board


  • 5:30 pm
  • Third Tuesday of each month
  • Rock Island Fitness & Activity Center
    4303 24th Street
2021 Meeting Dates
January 19 February 16 March 16
April 20 May 18 June 15
July 20 August 17 September 21
October 19 November 16 December 21

Commission Responsibilities

The Rock Island Parks and Recreation Board consists of five members who are appointed by the Mayor, with the consent of the City Council, to serve without compensation.

The Board has the power to provide, maintain, improve, and conduct parks, playgrounds, and recreation centers in the City. Any money appropriated by the City Council for such purposes is expended under the Board's direction.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
Most Recent Agendas | View All Prior to February 20, 2018

Minutes are also available following approval.
Most Recent Minutes | View All Prior to February 20, 2018


  • Fred Dasso, Chair
    Term expires April 2022
  • Judith Gilbert
    Term expires April 2022
  • Venessa Taylor
    Term expires April 2026

  • John McEvoy, Jr.
    Term expires April 2026
  • Mike Foley
     Term expires April 2026
  • Bill Anderson
    Term expires April 2026