Elected Officials

President: Term Expires:
Steven Maurer 2019


Shane Placher 2019
Carol Masek 2019
Jeff Nudd 2019
George Boze 2019 * Appointed Term
Patricia Audo 2021
Kyle Kinnary 2021


Chillicothe Park District Trustees are volunteers and are not compensated for their service. Contact the Chillicothe Park District Board via Email or (309) 274-3409

Public Meeting Information


The Chillicothe Park Board of Trustees meets on the second Saturday of each month at 7:00 a.m. at the Shore Acres Park Clubhouse, 100 Park Blvd. Chillicothe, IL 61523.  

The public is welcome to attend any of the open meetings of the Chillicothe Park District.  If you would like to address the board please view the Chillicothe Park District Public Comment Policy before attending. Request To Speak Before the Board.


The following are links to many documents available on the Park District website which you may download at this time (no FOIA request required):

2019 Board of Trustees Meeting Schedule

Special Events/Committee Meeting Schedule

Board Meeting Minutes

Board/Committee Meeting Agendas

Board Meeting Financial Reports

Annual Audit/Budget Information


The Chillicothe Park District adopted Ordinance #508 ascertaining the prevailing role of wages in accordance with the Prevailing Wage Act, 820 ILCS, at a meeting of the Park Board on the 14th day of July 2018. The original Ordinance, which lists the applicable prevailing rate of wages, is a part of the official records of the Park District and is on file and available for examination at the administrative offices of the Park District, Chillicothe, Illinois 61523.

Dated this 14th day of July, 2018
Kevin Yates,
Executive Director

llinois Department of Labor

FOIA Requests


What is FOIA?

FOIA is the Illinois Freedom of Information Act. Under the Illinois Freedom of Information Act (5 ILCS 140/1 et. seq.), records in possession of public agencies may be accessed by the public upon written request.

How can I submit a FOIA request?

The Chillicothe Park District's Freedom of Information Act request form can be found HERE.  Written requests not using the provided form should state that information is being sought under the Freedom of Information Act. Provide a brief description of the public records requested, being as specific as possible. While responses can be provided via e-mail, please provide a mailing address.

What happens after I submit a request?

The Illinois Freedom of Information Act requires agencies to respond within five business days of receipt of a request. A five-day extension is allowed with written notification to the requester.

What are the costs for duplication?

Electronic copy from electronic source - Free
Paper copy from paper or electronic source - $.10 per page

Checks are to be made payable to: "Chillicothe Park District"

Is there a process to appeal the FOIA officer's decisions?

In the event that part or all of a request is denied, requesters may appeal the denial to the President of the Park District. A written notice of appeal should be sent to:

Kevin Yates
Executive Director
Chillicothe Park District
100 Park Blvd.
Chillicothe, IL 61523
ATTN: FOIA Request Appeal