Frankfort Park District Seeks to Fill Vacant Commissioner Seat

Commissioner John Reilly’s has served on the Frankfort Park District Board for 7 years.  Commissioner Reilly submitted his resignation which will be effective following the August 13th Board meeting.  During his time on the Park District Board, Commissioner Reilly has served as Board President and recently served as Vice-President of the Board. Commissioner Reilly has contributed his time to better the parks and recreation services for the residents of Frankfort.  The staff and fellow Commissioners are thankful for John’s service.

Commissioner Reilly’s resignation leaves an open seat on the Frankfort Park District Board. The Frankfort Park District is a 5 member Board and will be appointing a qualified candidate to fill the open position. There are 21 months left remaining in the term that will serve through May of 2021. Individuals interested in being considered for the open Commissioner seat should submit a letter of interest and resume to the Executive Director Hassett. Qualifications for Park District Commissioners include being a presently registered voter in the District and having resided in the Park District for at least a year.  The Board of Commissioner will review the qualified applicants. For more information on serving on the Board individuals can contact Gina Hassett, Executive Direct via email at or at 815-469-9400.

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