The Camp Meeker Recreation and Park District is an independent Special District organized in 1931 under the California Public Resources Code, Div. 5, Chapter 4, Section 5780 (et seq).
The District’s purpose is to organize, promote, and conduct programs of community recreation including parks and open space, and other related services that improve the community’s quality of life.
The District’s areas of operation include Anderson Hall and related areas; Dutch Bill Creek beach (and areas adjacent to it) and the parking area; the Post Office trailer site; the District’s “office” and basketball court; Fire station land and other parcels.
The District was authorized to operate a “county water district” under provision 5787.22 in April 1994; and, LAFCO Resolution 2339 gave the District authority to develop and operate a wastewater system in August 1999. From time to time a sub-committee consisting of two Camp Meeker and two Occidental board members meet to discuss mutual concerns.
BOARD SEEKING DIRECTOR:
The Camp Meeker Recreation and Park District Board is seeking volunteer candidates to fill an anticipated director opening on the Board. The initial commitment to the Board would be for a two-year term; and, as this individual is an elected official, the law requires that the District’s directors be registered voters in Camp Meeker. The Board administrates the recreation and rental facilities of the District that include programs of community recreation to improve the quality of life as well as management of the Camp Meeker Water System operations.
The Board is dedicated to transparency and seeing that the community’s best interest is served. Additional information about the District is available at www.campmeeker.org.
Interested individuals may submit a letter of application that includes a statement of how the individual will help contribute to the Board’s guidance of the District. Applications can be mailed to P.O. Box 461, Camp Meeker, 95419 or submitted by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1, 2018. The selection process will be completed at the March 20, 2018 Board meeting.
WANTED!: Send in Your Photos of Camp Meeker
Do you have historical photos of Camp Meeker? Did you get some great shots as the Granfondo raced through Camp Meeker? Do you have photos of events at Anderson Hall? Want to share a few of your best views of our beautiful neighborhood? Visit our photo submission page to send them in! They may be selected to appear here on the Camp Meeker website, and in the Camp Meeker History Project.
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