The Active Living and Parks Commission serves as an advisory body to the Board of County Commissioners and as a liaison for the Active Living and Parks Department, the Senior Centers Advisory Council and Cabarrus County citizens. The commission advises on matters of policy, programming, staffing, finance, etc. as they relate to the Active Living and Parks Department and senior centers within Cabarrus County.
The 11-member commission has representatives from the following areas: Concord, Eastern Cabarrus, Senior Centers Advisory Councilmember, Central Cabarrus, Cabarrus County School Board, Kannapolis, Kannapolis City School Board, Midland, Northwest Cabarrus, Harrisburg and at-large representatives.
Appointments are for three-year terms.