1.1  Source of Authority

Standard: The source of agency authority or legal basis of operation and the extent of powers shall be identified in a legal document such as the state statute, local charter, city ordinance, or park district code.

The Charter of the City of Fairfield, Ohio (June 5, 1979) establishes the Parks and Recreation Board and gives the City Manager the authority to administer, operate, maintain, direct, control and supervise the parks and recreation department.