Parks and Recreation Board


The Board has the duty and responsibility to organize and advise the City Commission on the use of the city property used for parks and recreation activities.


Meetings are generally held on the third Thursday of every other month at 6:00 p.m. The proposed schedule is posted on the Meeting Schedules page and Events Calendar page.  For more information regarding meeting topics, please visit the Agenda and Minutes page.

 Staff Contact

Richard Weed, Parks and Recreation Manager  (863) 291-5272

 Board Membership

The Board is made up of five regular board members and up to two alternate board members as needed. The members are appointed by the City Commission and serve a term of three years. If you wish to apply, please visit Board and Committees to download an application.


All members must be a resident of the City of Lake Alfred and has resided in the City for no less than one year.

Board Members

Member Term Ends
David Fawcett October 31, 2021
Dean Cain October 31, 2023
Sheilan Runnels October 31, 2023
Ron Schelfo October 31, 2022
Mac Fuller October 31, 2023