Effective March 27, 2020: FCPR playgrounds, outdoor basketball courts and the skate park are closed to the public to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Parks and trails remain open. Use caution and practice social distancing.

Effective March 25, 2020: FCPR facilities are closed to public access. FCPR will conduct business over the phone and online. General Information: 910-433-1547; Email:; Website: FCPR has postponed all department organized programs, activities, athletics, special events and rentals through April 30. FCPR will not take any additional shelter or room reservations until after May 31. FCPR staff will contact and work with affected individuals and groups to reschedule or refund at a later date. As conditions change, the status of these postponements and closures will be re-evaluated.

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Advisory Board

Meeting Schedule

Commission meetings are open to citizens.  Meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month at 5:30 pm at 121 Lamon Street, Parks & Recreation Administrative Office.

Board Members

 Lee Spruill, Chair  Iva Marie Kelly
 Cynthia McCormic, Vice-Chair  Emily Schaefer
 Stacy Carr III  Harold Smelcer
 Demetria Davis  Gary Weller
 Brooke Johnson  Crystal Williams
 Courtney Banks-McLaughlin
 Liaison, City Council
 Vernon Aldridge
 Liaison, Cumberland County Schools

Tracy Jackson
Liaison, Cumberland County

 John Meroski
 Liaison, FACVB

 Michael Gibson
 Director, FCPR