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Deadline Extended: City seeks to fill vacancies on Parks Board - volunteers needed!

The City of Colorado Springs is seeking citizen volunteers to serve on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board.  As an advisory body to the City Council on parks and recreation resources within the City, the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board reviews matters pertaining to the planning, development, improvement, beautification, equipping and maintaining the public parks, playgrounds, programs, urban forest, recreation facilities and resources including golf courses and center street medians.  Meetings take place the second Thursday of each month at 7:30 a.m. 


Send letters of interest and resumes before Friday, June 4, 2010 to or mail to City Council; Attention Marti Devine Sletta; P.O. Box 1575; Colorado Springs, CO 80901.


Or, fill out the Application for Appointment to a City Board, Committee or Commission, which can be found at by clicking on "Commissions and Committees" on the homepage.  (The application cannot be submitted online at this time.  Please send to the e-mail or physical address above.)  For questions or more information, please call (719) 385-5453.