Parks and Recreation Board

 Purpose and Membership

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. The Board is made up of five (5) regular board members and up to two (2) alternate board members as needed. The members are appointed by the City Commission and serve a term of three years.


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.  For more information regarding meeting topics, please visit the Agenda and Minutes page.

 Staff Contact

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


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 December 31, 2024
Dean Cain December 31, 2023
Sheilan Runnels December 31, 2023
Ron Schelfo December 31, 2022
Ron Long December 31, 2023