The ideal candidate, according to the town, should be able to view issues from a big picture and longer-term perspective, be an advocate for parks and recreation in the community, be knowledgeable about the benefits that parks and recreation services provide a community, interact with citizens on parks and recreation issues, and have ongoing citizen-neighborhood contact on issues related to the board.
Three of the board terms will begin May 18, 2021, and end May 12, 2024. One term is a partial term that will begin May 18, 2021, and end May 12, 2023.
Residents interested in being considered can apply online at https://commissions.gilbertaz.gov/apply.
Applications are also available at the Gilbert Municipal Center, 50 E. Civic Center Drive, first floor, between 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
The deadline for submitting applications is 11:59 p.m. April 11. Additional information is available by calling the Gilbert Town Clerk’s Office at 480-503-6791.