Board of Commissioners

Cleo D. Jones

Allen T. Sheard
Vice President

Lester L. Long, Sr.

Gail Towers

Policy-making and legislative authority are vested in the Dolton Park District Board of Commissioners, which consists of five Commissioners. The Board is elected on a nonpartisan, at large basis. Commissioners are elected to staggered six-year terms. This governing body is responsible, among other things, for passing ordinances, adopting the budget, appointing committees, and hiring the Park District Executive Director. The Executive Director is responsible for carrying out the policies and ordinances of the Board, for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Park District, and for hiring qualified and professional employees.



Board of Commissioners / April 6, 2021 Election Packet Filing / 6 Year Term (2 Seats)

The filing period for Dolton Park District Commissioner for the April 6, 2021 election is December 14, 2020 to December 21, 2020. Election packets can be filed at the Dolton Park District Administration Office located at 721 Engle Street, Dolton, IL 60419. The office hours are Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Public Notice for April 6 2021 Election

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