Want to serve on Collinsville's recreation board? Now's your chance

News-DemocratJune 11, 2013 

The Collinsville Area Recreation District is looking for applicants for its board of Commissioners.

CARD Board President Andrew Carruthers stated in a letter to CARD Executive Director Terry Wilson that he is resigning from his position on the board.

Carruthers's term will expire in 2015.

Interested individuals should send a letter explaining why they'd like to serve on the board along with credentials for the position. Applicants must live within the CARD boundaries for at least one year and must be a registered voter in the district.

The selected candidate will serve until the 2015 election at which time the position will be open to any candidate seeking to serve the full term of six years without compensation.

Letters of interest should be sent or delivered to: Collinsville Area Recreation District, Park Board Vacancy, Attn: Executive Director Terry Wilson, 10 Gateway Drive, Collinsville, IL 62234.

Letters must be received by 5 p.m. June 28.

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