Parks & Recreation Committee


The Windermere Parks & Recreation Committee makes recommendations to Town Council on a wide range of recreational services to the Town. Unless otherwise noted, the Parks & Recreation Committee meets the second Thursday of every month at Town Hall. Meetings start at 5 pm.


The all-volunteer Parks & Recreation Committee is responsible for the following:

  • Parks, beaches, and recreational trails
  • Recreational Services
  • Maintenance of parks and beaches, park equipment, walking trails, streetscapes
  • Park operation
  • Providing recreation programs, activities, and events including the 5K/10K Run Among the Lakes, Pet Fest, the Halloween Hayride & Costume Parade, and otherwise providing organized recreation events for the citizens of Windermere

Essential Functions:

  • Schedule and attend meetings to support the goals of this committee
  • Plan and conduct special events and educational training as required
  • Attend county, state, and national events to keep apprised of activities and laws concerning recreation
  • Advise Town staff and Town Council of any concerns or issues that might arise
  • Solicit support from county, state, national, and private sources including grants or other sources of funding

View Windermere parks and amenities here

Please visit the Parks & Recreation Committee’s website and Facebook page


The Windermere Parks & Recreation Committee is seeking feedback on the addition of pickleball courts and a playground at the Windermere Recreation Center.  Town staff and the Parks and Recreation Committee will be holding a public workshop on Thursday, September 30 at 6:00pm, which  is an opportunity to provide feedback and have your questions and concerns addressed by Town Staff and the Parks and Recreation Committee.

You do not need to register to attend this Zoom workshop.

A recording of this workshop will be uploaded to the Town’s YouTube page within 48 business hours. If you are unable to attend this workshop, but wish to have your comments expressed or questions addressed during the workshop, please email them to Town Clerk, Dorothy Burkhalter ( by 4pm on 9/30.

As a reminder, information on Town parks, including the Windermere Recreation Center can be found here.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 884 3029 5949
Passcode: 385647

(if you plan to view this workshop on a smart phone or tablet, please download the Zoom app).

2021 Parks & Recreation Agendas and Minutes

January 14, 2021     Agenda     Minutes
January 27, 2021 WORKSHOP     Agenda
February 11, 2021     Agenda     Minutes
February 24, 2021 WORKSHOP     Agenda
March 11, 2021     Agenda     Minutes
April 1, 2021 SPECIAL MEETING     Agenda     Minutes
April 8, 2021     Agenda     Minutes
May 13, 2021     Agenda     Minutes
May 20, 2021  RATL Subcommittee Meeting     Agenda
June 10, 2021     Agenda     Minutes
July 8, 2021     Agenda
August 12, 2021     Agenda
September 9, 2021     Agenda

2020 Parks & Recreation Agendas and Minutes

January 9, 2020 Agenda     Minutes
February 13, 2020 Agenda     Minutes
March 12, 2020 Agenda     Minutes
April 9, 2020 – DID NOT MEET
May 14, 2020 – DID NOT MEET
June 1, 2020 Special Meeting – Agenda **CANCELLED** DID NOT MEET
June 11, 2020 Agenda     Minutes
July 9, 2020 Agenda     Minutes     WATCH
August 13, 2020 Agenda     Minutes     WATCH
September 10, 2020 Agenda     Minutes     WATCH
October 8, 2020 Agenda     Minutes     WATCH
November 16, 2020 Agenda     WATCH

Previous Years' Parks & Recreation Agendas and Minutes

We are currently in the process of uploading past Parks & Recreation agendas and minutes. If you are looking for agendas or minutes prior to 2019, please contact the Town Clerk.

January 10, 2019 Agenda Minutes
February 14, 2019 Agenda Minutes
March 14, 2019 Agenda Minutes
March 28, 2019 Special Meeting Agenda Minutes
April 11, 2019 Agenda Minutes
May 9, 2019 Agenda  Minutes
June 13, 2019 Agenda Minutes
July 11, 2019 Agenda Minutes
August 8, 2019 Agenda Minutes
September 12, 2019 Agenda Minutes
October 10, 2019 Agenda  Minutes
November 14, 2019 Agenda Minutes
December 12, 2019 Agenda Minutes