Matt Schell
Sharon Nicometo

(864) 231-7275

Office Address: 
101 South Main Street 
Anderson, SC  29624
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Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm


Park and Recreation Commission
  District 1    Mr Arthur Verbeck   
  District 2   Mr. Harold Walker, Jr   
  District 3   Mr. John Ashley, Jr   
  District 4   Mr. Stan Ashley   
  District 5   Ms. Ann Dixon  
  District 6   Mr. Chad Dawkins   
  District 7   Mr. John Leasley   
Meetings are scheduled 2nd Monday of February, May, August, and November at 6:30pm in the County Library main branch.




Mailing Address: 
PO Box 8002 Anderson, 
SC Anderson, SC 29622

Anderson County Parks

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The Parks and Recreation Department will ensure that the availability of athletic, passive, and water recreation opportunities effectively serve the diverse needs and interests of area residents, as well as visitors. 



Services Provided:

  • Coordinate maintenance requests, work orders, and compliance
  • Ensure county-owned and county-leased facilities are safe, well maintained, and inviting
  • Develop conceptual plans for existing and future county-owned and county-leased facilities
  • Compile preliminary cost estimates for proposed recreation projects
  • Maintain a prioritization plan for improvements, expansions, and new facilities
  • Perform yearly assessments of all county-owned and county-leased facilities.
  • Conduct yearly community input meetings for county-owned or county leased facilities
  • Maintain working relationships with community and athletic organizations
  • Manage PARD fund requests to equally support county-owned and county-leased facilities
  • Explore federal, state, and private funding to finance recreation projects
  • Maintain a facility web page highlighting locations, amenities, and photos


Objectives and Measures

  • Improve appearance at county-owned and county-leased facilities
    Measure: Number of recreation facilities where appearance improved by June 2015.
  • Increase trash and litter collection at county-owned and county-leased facilities
    Measure: Number of recreation facilities on a bi-monthly collection route by June 2015.
  • Improve maintenance response time county-owned and county-leased facilities
    Measure: Number of maintenance repairs handled within one week of notification by June 2015
  • Solicit community input regarding county-owned and county-leased facilities to address needs, interests, concerns, or praise
    Measure: Number of community meetings held by June 2015.