Westminster, MD, Monday, October 5, 2020 -The Carroll County Recreation & Parks Advisory Board has several upcoming openings and is looking for new members. In order to maintain countywide representation on the board, there is a specific need for applicants residing in District 3 (Westminster) and District 5 (Eldersburg). Ideally, having different perspectives and backgrounds on the Board contributes to new and diverse ideas, and provides valuable input with the goal of representing all residents of Carroll County. 

The Advisory Board serves as a soundboard for Recreation & Parks staff, assists with the development of policies, reviews and prioritizes capital and self-help projects, and plays an active role in promoting Recreation and Parks efforts throughout Carroll County. The Advisory Board meets seven (7) times per year, on the 4thWednesday of the month, with most meetings held at 7:30 pm in the County Office Building in Westminster.  

If you would like to volunteer to serve on the Carroll County Recreation & Parks Advisory Board, please visithttps://www.carrollcountymd.gov/policies-forms/boards-commissions-application/to apply online. Advisory Board members are appointed by the County Commissioners, serve a term of 4 years, and may serve a second term if reappointed. 

The Carroll County Board of Commissioners offers a variety of recreational opportunities through the Department of Recreation & Parks. For more information, please visitwww.ccrecpark.org or call 410-386-2103.