Recreation Advisory Board

The purpose and objective of the Recreation Advisory Board shall be as follows:

  1. To make recommendations to the County Council for the parks and recreational needs of the county and the implementation of plans established by Council;
  2. To promote parks and recreation activities within the entire county;
  3. In conjunction with the Director of Parks and Recreation, to oversee the expenditure of monies appropriated by the County Council for parks and recreation purposes.

Authority: Ordinance adopted by the Lancaster County Council on 7/25/1994 (#243). Ordinance amended by the Lancaster County Council on 7/31/2000 (#385). Ordinance amended by the Lancaster County Council on 6/4/2007 (#828).  Ordinance amended by the Lancaster County Council on 8/13/2018 (#1518).

Governing Body:  Recreation Advisory Board shall be composed of seven (7) members, all of whom shall be Lancaster County residents.  Each Council member shall have one (1) appointment.  It shall be necessary that the appointee reside in the district of the council member making the appointment.

Term of Office:  The term of office for all Board members if four (4) years, commencing on July 1 and ending on June 30.  A person who has served two (2) consecutive terms on the Board is ineligible for an additional appointment without there being a one-year period prior to an additional appointment.  Time served in filling a vacancy shall not be included in the term limitation.  Members do not continue to serve until their successor is appointed.  Vacancies shall be filled in the same manner as the original appointment.

Staff Liaison: Hal Hiott, Director, P. O. Box 243, Lancaster 29721 – 803-285-5545.

Meeting Location: Parks and Recreation Administration Office, 1228 Colonial Commons Ct, Lancaster, SC (Second Floor)

Meeting Dates and Times: Meets every second Tuesday of each month, at 6:00 pm unless otherwise stated. Special meetings are held at the call of the Board Chairman and/or the Parks and Recreation Director.

2021 Schedule of Upcoming Meetings  

Tuesday                 January         12th
Tuesday                 February        9th
Tuesday                 March             9th
Tuesday                 April              13th
Tuesday                 May               11th
Tuesday                 June                 8th
Tuesday                 July              13th
Tuesday                 August         10th 
Tuesday                 September   14th (No Meeting)
Tuesday                 October         12th
Tuesday                 November      9th
Tuesday                 December    14th

Members & Contact Info

District 1
Christopher Amodeo
District 2
Joe McGriff

District 3
Brent Stogner 

District 4

District 5
Quinton Rodgers
District 6
Jonathan Faulkenberry

District 7 
M. David Aspesi