Parks & Recreation Commission


  • Noon
  • 4 regular meetings scheduled annually
  • 2023 Meeting Schedule: Wednesdays – January 18, May 24, August 9 & November 8
  • 1840 Simon Kenton Way
    Suite 5200
    Covington, KY 41011

Kenton County Judge/Executive Appointed Members:

  • Kathleen Carnes
  • Adam Davey
  • Brian Halloran
  • Mike Litzler
  • Mark Reitzes
  • George Sparks
  • Paul Ritter


The Commission provides an avenue for input from the citizens of Kenton County to the Kenton County Fiscal Court through the office of the Kenton County Recreation. The Commission’s responsibilities include:

  • Accessibility and aesthetic quality
  • Acquisition
  • Development and rehabilitation of the parks and recreation facilities
  • Helping decide priority regarding additions and improvements and providing direction and assistance in the development of annual and projected budgets
  • Helping determine policy regarding allocation and scheduling of athletic fields
  • Performing annual park inspections for user safety
  • Working with the director of parks and recreation to maintain a systematic and balanced approach to the planning

Contact Information

Contact Name: Scott Gunning
1840 Simon Kenton Way
Suite 5200
Covington, KY 41011
Phone: 859-392-1400