Parks & Recreation Board


  • 5:30 pm
  • Third Tuesday of each month
  • Rock Island Fitness & Activity Center
    4303 24th Street
2023 Meeting Dates
January 17February 21March 21
April 18May 16June 20
July 18August 15September 19
October 17November 21December 19


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 2024
John McEvoy, Jr.
Term expires April 2026
Paul Hansen
Term expires June 2024
Mike Foley
Term expires April 2026
Venessa Taylor
Term expires April 2026
Bill Anderson
Term expires April 2026