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 6:30 pm unless otherwise stated. Special meetings are held at the call of the Board Chairman and/or the Parks and Recreation Director.

2020 Schedule of Upcoming Meetings  

Tuesday                 January           14th
Tuesday                 February        11th
Tuesday                 March             10th
Tuesday                 April                14th
Tuesday                 May                 12th
Tuesday                 June                   9th
Tuesday                 July                    14th
Tuesday                 August             11th 
Tuesday                 September        8th
Tuesday                 October           13th
Tuesday                 November      10th
Tuesday                 December         8th


Members & Contact Info

District 1 
Dan Saffer
daniel.j.saffer@gmail.com
908-966-1462
 
District 2
Joe McGriff
jmcgriff11@icloud.com
803-416-3516

District 3
Brent Stogner
Brent.Stogner@comporium.com 
803-487-7501(c)

District 4
Erica Abbott
Erica@abottrehab.com
803-286-5541 (w) 
803-320-3506 (c) 

District 5
Quinton Rodgers
qrcr1005@gmail.com
803-283-2045(w)
803-320-1623(c)
 
District 6
Jonathan Faulkenberry
rustedspoke@yahoo.com
803-475-7866(h)
803-804-7304(c)

District 7 
M. David Aspesi
immda@aol.com
516-860-6102(c)