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Public notice of the Plainfield Park District meeting dates and location for the period January 1, 2023 – December 31, 2023
The regular monthly meetings of the Plainfield Park District are held on the second Wednesday of the month. All meetings are held at the Prairie Activity & Recreation Center, 24550 W. Renwick Road in Plainfield unless otherwise noted in accordance with the Open Meetings Act. All meetings begin at 6 p.m. and are open to the public. The public is encouraged to attend.
The Plainfield Park District meeting schedule for 2023 is as follows:
|January 11, 2023||July 12, 2023|
|February 8, 2023||August 9, 2023|
|March 8, 2023||September 13, 2023|
|April 12, 2023||October 4, 2023 *|
|May 10, 2023||November 8, 2023|
|June 14, 2023||December 13, 2023|
*The October Board Meeting is one week earlier due to the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Annual Conference
Heather M. Caldwell, Secretary
Board of Commissioners
Board Of Commissioners
The Plainfield Park District is governed by a seven-member group of Commissioners. Commissioners are elected for six-year terms, and the terms are staggered. Elections are conducted in the spring of odd numbered years. Current board members and their term expiration dates are:
Bill Thoman | 2025
Bill Thoman was elected to the Board of Commissioners in 2017 and reelected
in 2019 and 2023. Bill is the Chairperson of the Governance & Accountability Committee.
IAPD Master Board Member
Syed Abedi | 2025
Syed Abedi was elected to the Board of Commissioners in 2019.
Syed is the Chairperson of the Recreation & Marketing Committee,
Co-Chair of the Governance & Accountability Committee, and an At-Large Member of the Capital & Development Committee.
IAPD Master Board Member
Heath Wright | 2027
Heath Wright was elected to the Board of Commissioners in 2019 and reelected in 2021.
Heath is the Chairperson of the Capital & Development Committee.
Colette Safford | 2027
Colette Safford was elected to the Board of Commissioners in 2021. Colette is the Chairperson of the Personnel & Policy Committee and Co-Chair of the Finance & Liability Committee.
Debra Narducci | 2029
Debra Narducci was appointed to the Board of Commissioners in 2022 and then elected in 2023. Debra is the Chairperson of the Finance & Liability Committee and Co-Chair of the Capital & Development Committee.
Nuhie Faheem | 2029
Nuhie Faheem was appointed to the Board of Commissioners in 2022 and then elected in 2023. Nuhie is Chairperson of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee and Co-Chair of the Recreation & Marketing Committee.
Tracee Steele | 2029
Tracee Steele was elected to the Board of Commissioners in 2023. Tracee is the Co-Chairperson to the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) and Personnel & Policy Committees.