Township of Tredyffrin, PA
Chester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Tredyffrin as Ch. I, Art. 1, § 102, of the 1979 General Laws of the Municipality of Tredyffrin. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Parks and playgrounds — See Ch. 138.
A Park and Recreation Board is hereby created by the Board of Supervisors.
The Park and Recreation Board shall consist of nine members, two of which shall be appointed by the Tredyffrin-Easttown School Board.
[Amended 5-17-1999 by Ord. No. HR-284]
[Amended 10-19-1998 by Ord. No. HR-278]
Members of the Board shall be appointed for terms of five years.
The members of the Board shall serve without pay.
The powers and duties of the Board are as follows. It shall have the authority to equip, supervise, operate and maintain parks, recreation areas and facilities and to conduct recreation programs. It may employ play leaders, recreation directors, supervisors, superintendents or any other officer or employees as it deems proper and shall establish standards, qualifications and salary schedules for all such recreation employees, provided that such standards, qualifications and salary schedules shall be approved by the Board of Supervisors.
The members of the Board shall elect their own Chairman and Secretary and select all other necessary officers to serve for a period of one year. The Board shall have the power to adopt rules and regulations for the conduct of all business within its jurisdiction. Included in its jurisdiction shall be the right to select, employ and discharge all recreation personnel.
The Board and its executives shall submit an annual report to the Board of Supervisors, including an analysis of the community recreation areas, facilities and leadership, with particular reference to the extent and adequacy of the recreation program and its effectiveness in view of the public expenditure involved and the public needs to be met.