The Board consists of seven Park Commissioners who are elected on a nonpartisan, at-large basis for a term of six years. The elected officials all live within the boundaries of the Village of Bartlett and have a vested interest in our community. Policy-making and legislative authority are entrusted to the Board of Commissioners and they are responsible for passing ordinances and resolutions, adopting the budget, appointing committees, setting policies, and hiring the Park District’s Executive Director. The Executive Director is responsible for carrying out the policies and ordinances of the Board, for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Park District, and for appointing the heads of the Park District’s departments.
Terms of Office
Mission Statement: We Create Fun!....by providing the finest in Parks, Programs, and Recreational Facilities for our community.
Vision Statement: We thrive on creating lasting memories for our residents and their families by enthusiastically responding to and serving their recreational and leisure needs.
Mission, Vision, Core Values
Goals / Objectives
The Executive Director solicits input from the Board of Commissioners, Superintendents, and utilizes other sources such as a comprehensive assessment, surveys, etc., before determining what areas need to be focused on prior to the development of goals and objectives. Agency goals and objectives can take the form of Strategic Goals being worked on by many staff or individual goals and objectives. Goals and objectives are reviewed annually by the Board of Commissioners prior to the adoption of the Annual Budget and reviewed and updated quarterly by the Department Heads. The Executive Director reports the status of all goals to the Board of Commissioners.
Goals & Objectives for 2011-12
Goals & Objectives for 2012-13
Goals & Objectives for 2013-14