Advisory Boards & Commissions

The Parks & Recreation Board is a citizen advisory board appointed by the Mayor and City Council to provide recommendations to the Council and to establish policies regarding Garland’s parks system and recreation programs.    

The Senior Citizens Advisory Commission is a citizen advisory board appointed by the Mayor and City Council to report on the needs of seniors and to generate broad-based public awareness of and support for senior citizens.

The Tree Board is made up of the Parks & Recreation Board and was established to encourage and facilitate the establishment of wooded areas on park properties owned or controlled by the City of Garland.