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Down County Recreation Advisory Board
Advisory Board Information

The DCRAB advises the county executive, county council, Montgomery County Recreation and the planning board on regional recreation and park needs. The board encourages the development of desirable parks and recreation opportunities, and advises and makes recommendations to appropriate officials on matters concerning budgets, recreation programs, services, and facilities in the Down-County region.


The board is composed of 9 regular members and 2 alternates. Alternates serve in place of an absent member and assume a regular member's position if there is a resignation. Members must reside in the Down-County region of Montgomery County, including the areas of Potomac, Bethesda, Chevy Chase, North Bethesda/Garrett Park, and West Silver Spring.


Members serve three-year terms without compensation.

 

 

Contact:
Phil Smakula, Southern Region Recreation Supervisor:
240-777-6900, or email: phil.smakula@montgomerycountymd.gov
Feel free to send topics of interest, concerns or feedback for board review.

 

To Apply:
If you are interested in serving on the DCRAB, write a letter of interest to:
County.ExecutiveBoard@montgomerycountymd.gov
or mail to:
County Executive Isiah Leggett
Executive Office Building
101 Monroe St.
Rockville, Md., 20850