Parks & Recreation Commission

Regular Meetings
  • 7 p.m.
  • The 2nd Tuesday of each month
  • Ypsilanti District Library (Downtown)
    229 W Michigan Avenue
    Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Members


  • Linda Horne, Chair
    Term Length: April 15, 2014 - December 1, 2018
    Phone: 734-678-1051
    Email
  • Cathy Thorburn, Vice-Chair
    Term Length: June 19, 2010 - June 19, 2016
  • Delois Wilson, Member
    Term Length: February 17, 2015 - February 17, 2018
  • Eric Maes, Member
    Term Length: October 2, 2012 - May 1, 2017


  • Conan Malmer, Member
    Term Length: April 23, 2013 - April 23, 2016
  • Nicole Putala, Member                                                  Term Length - January 5, 2016 - January 1, 2019
  • Evan Sweet, Member                                                    Term Length: December 15, 2015 - December 1, 2018
Description
The Parks and Recreation Commission is appointed by City Council to "ensure recreational programs and opportunities are afforded all citizens, by encouraging public-private partnerships between the City, local businesses, organizations, neighborhoods, Washtenaw County, and neighboring townships and by encouraging volunteerism." The goal of the Recreation Commission is to seek sustainable alternatives and methods for making recreational programming available to the citizens of the City of Ypsilanti.

If you are interested in serving on the Commission, please fill out our online interest form. For more information contact the Planning Department at 734-483-9646.
 
Term length for Commissioners is 3 years.