Announcements & Meeting Information

Board Meetings:

The Park District Board of Park Commissioners meets regularly throughout the year and may have additional special meetings as needed. Regular Board Meetings occur on the second Tuesday of each month.

*** Due to COVID-19 meetings may be conducted via Zoom meeting. Anyone wishing to attend the meeting through Zoom may contact the Park Office at 419-447-8091 for the meeting link and password. ***

2021 Organizational Meeting Schedule:

January 12, 2021            Agenda        Minutes
9:00 AM - Roppe Lodge, Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve


2021 Regular Board Meeting Schedule:

January 12, 2021           Agenda        Minutes
9:00 AM* - Roppe Lodge, Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve
*Immediately Following Organizational Board Meeting         

February 9, 2021           Agenda         Minutes
9:00 AM - Roppe Lodge, Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve              

March 9, 2021              Agenda          Minutes
9:00 AM - Roppe Lodge, Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve            

April 13, 2021               Agenda          Minutes
9:00 AM - Roppe Lodge, Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve                  

May 11, 2021                Agenda          Minutes
9:00 AM - Roppe Lodge, Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve                   

June 8, 2021                Agenda          Minutes
2:30PM - Lion's Building, Steyer Nature Preserve    

July 13, 2021               Agenda          Minutes
2:30PM - Community Park Tour - Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve   
                        
August 10, 2021          Agenda          Minutes
2:30PM - Community Park Tour - Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve   
                   
September 14, 2021   Agenda          Minutes
2:30PM - Community Park Tour - Bowen Nature Preserve  
                   
October 12, 2021        Agenda          Minutes
9:00 AM - Main Office, Seneca County Park District    

November 9, 2021      Agenda          Minutes
9:00 AM - Main Office, Seneca County Park District 

December 14, 2021     Agenda          Minutes
9:00 AM - Main Office, Seneca County Park District   

Click here to view archived meeting information.

*** Times, dates, and locations sometimes change, so visitors may call 419-447-8091 or use the contact form to check in advance. ***

 

The Friends of the Seneca County Park District group meets at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Park Office. Friends are invited to meet at 5 p.m. before the meeting for Chow & Chatter at Fort Ball Pizza Palace.

 

SENECA COUNTY PARK DISTRICT IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR BOARD MEMBER VACANCY

The Seneca County Park District (SCPD) is accepting applications for a member vacancy of the Board of Park Commissioners.  Anyone interested in serving as a member of the Board of Park Commissioners, with a term beginning on January 1, 2022 is being asked to submit a cover letter and resume by 4:00PM on Monday, November 8, 2021 to the attention of:
          Judge Meyer, Probate Court
          103 East Market Street
          Tiffin, Ohio 44883

The Park Board supports the work of the SCPD and provides mission-based leadership and strategic governance.  SCPD’s Board Members serve a three-year term and are eligible for reappointment.  Board meetings are held monthly (the second Tuesday of each month).  This is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about supporting the SCPD’s mission. Click here for the Park Board Commissioner job description.       

  • Ideal candidates should have the following qualifications:
  • Professional experience with significant leadership accomplishments in business, government, philanthropy, or the nonprofit sector
  • An understanding of and commitment to the communities served by the SCPD
  • Savvy diplomatic skills, a natural affinity for cultivating relationships, an ability for convening, facilitating, persuading, and building consensus among diverse individuals
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and a passion for improving the lives of SCPD’s beneficiaries

Service on the SCPD’s Board of Park Commissioners is without remuneration, except for costs in relation to Board Members’ duties.

Please contact Sarah Betts, SCPD Executive Director at 419-447-8091 or sbetts@senecacountyparks.com for additional information or questions.

2021 Special Board Meetings:​

April 1, 2021               Agenda          Minutes
2:00 PM - Roppe Lodge, Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve    

April 23, 2021             Agenda          Minutes
10:00 AM - Roppe Lodge, Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve 

July 16, 2021              Agenda          Minutes
9:00 AM - Roppe Lodge, Fruth Wetland Nature Preserve 

November 19, 2021    Agenda          Minutes
2:00 PM - Main Office, Seneca County Park District 

2021 Committee Meetings:​

The Board also has four standing committees that meet on an as-needed basis. The following are upcoming meetings for these committees: 

Strategic Planning Committee:
To be determined

Finance & Audit Committee:
August 11, 2021              
3:00 PM - SCPD Main Office         Minutes