696 W. Stearns Rd., Bartlett, IL
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Park Board

About Us

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.

Notice is hereby given, that the office of Rita Fletcher, Executive Director, Local Election Official in and for the Bartlett Park District at 696 W. Stearns Road in Bartlett, Illinois, Zip Code 60103, in the County of Cook, DuPage and Kane and State of Illinois, will be open from 8:30am to 4:30pm beginning on Monday, December 15, 2014 through Friday, December 19, 2014, and will be open from 8:30am to 5:00pm on Monday, December 22, 2014 for the purpose of accepting candidate petitions or certificates of nomination for the Consolidated Election to be held on April 7, 2015 for the following offices: Park Commissioner – Three (3) Full 6-Year Terms

Board of Commissioners:
President Lori A. Palmer
Vice-President Theodore J. Lewis
Treasurer Susan M. Stocks
Commissioner Marianne Cordell
Commissioner Stephen M. Eckelberry
Commissioner James A. Mansfield
Commissioner Kenneth N. Woods

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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

Park Board Meetings

The Park Board for the Bartlett Park District holds its regular meetings on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:30pm at the Thomas C. White Administration Building, 696 W. Stearns Road, Bartlett. If you have suggestions or if you would like to observe how the Park District operates, we encourage your attendance. Board agendas are posted on our website prior to each meeting. To be listed on the agenda, please notify the Executive Director at least one week prior to the meeting: rfletcher@bartlettparks.org, or (630)540-4835.

Annual Meeting Schedule

Schedule of Meetings for 2014-15
Schedule of Meetings for 2013-14

Board Meeting Agendas 

03/24/2015 Board Meeting Agenda

Board Meeting Minutes 

02/10/2015 Committee Meeting Minutes
01/27/2015 Board Meeting Minutes
01/13/2015 Committee Meeting Minutes
12/16/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
12/9/2014 Committee Meeting Minutes
11/25/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
11/11/2014 Committee Meeting Minutes
10/28/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
10/07/2014 Committee Meeting Minutes
09/23/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
09/09/2014 Committee Workshop Minutes
08/26/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
08/12/2014 Committee Workshop Minutes
07/22/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
07/08/2014 Committee Workshop Minutes
06/24/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
06/10/2014 Committee Workshop Minutes
05/27/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
05/13/2014 Committee Workshop Minutes
05/13/2014 Annual Meeting Minutes
05/13/2014 Public Hearing Minutes
04/22/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
04/08/2014 Committee Workshop Minutes
03/18/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
03/11/2014 Committee Workshop Minutes
02/25/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
02/11/2014 Committee Workshop
01/28/2014 Board Meeting Minutes
01/28/2014 Special Board Meeting Minutes
01/14/2014 Committee Workshop Minutes
12/17/2013 Board Meeting Minutes
12/10/2013 Committee Workshop
11/26/2013 Board Meeting
11/12/2013 Committee Workshop
10/22/2013 Board Meeting
10/15/2013 Committee Workshop
09/24/2013 Board Meeting
09/10/2013 Committee Workshop Meeting
09/10/2013 Special Board Meeting Minutes
08/27/2013 Board Meeting
08/13/2013 Committee Workshop
07/23/2013 Board Meeting
07/09/2013 Committee Workshop
06/25/2013 Board Meeting
06/11/2013 Committee Workshop
05/28/2013 Board Meeting
05/14/2013 Committee Workshop
05/14/2013 Annual Meeting
05/14/2013 Public Hearing




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

Annual Reports

Under Illinois Statute (50 ILCS, Par. 310/2, et seq.) the governing body of the Bartlett Park District shall cause an audit of the accounts of the unit to be made by a licensed public accountant. Such audit shall be made annually and shall cover the immediately preceding fiscal year of the funds of the District. The audit shall include all the accounts and funds of the District, including the accounts of any officer of the District who receives fees or handles funds of the District or who spends money of the District. The audit shall begin a soon as possible after the close of the last fiscal year and shall be completed and the audit report filed with the Comptroller within six months after the close of the fiscal year.


Annual Audit Report 4-30-10
Annual Audit Report 4-30-11
Annual Audit Report 4-30-12
Annual Audit Report 4-30-13
Annual Audit Report 4-30-14


Budget & Appropriation Ordinance for Fiscal Year 2013-14

Budget & Appropriation Ordinance and Related Documents for Fiscal Year 2014-15

696 W. Stearns Rd., Bartlett, IL