Recreation Board

About the Board

The Recreation Board makes recommendations to the staff and City Council regarding the many acres of park land, recreational activities and the municipal waterpark.


The Recreation Board, as provided for in the Ohio Revised Code, consists of five citizens who serve five-year terms. Two members are appointed by the Sidney Board of Education and three by the Mayor with City Council confirmation.

Current members include:

  • Amy Zorn
  • Tim Bickel
  • Mary Jannides
  • Oshae Peart
  • Ed Thomas

The City Council liaison to the Recreation Board is Steve Klingler.


  • 4:15 p.m.
  • 1st Monday of every month
    • In the event of a holiday, the meeting is held the following Monday.
    • The Board does not meet January, July, November, and December.
  • City Council Chambers