Parks & Recreation Commission


The  Parks and Recreation Commission serves as an advisory board to City Council to promote an enhanced quality of life by offering a broad range of safe and accessible resources including parks, open space, trails, recreational services and facilities which invite all to Explore, Play, Learn and Preserve.


The Parks and Recreation Commission is committed to identify , advocate and provide high quality and sustainable recreational, open space & cultural amenities for all citizens and visitors while balancing the need to maintain and preserve the resources entrusted to us.


Email Commissioners

Calder Young (Chair)
Term: 3/31/2021
Bill Conway
Term: 3/31/2022
Elizabeth Diamond
Term: 3/31/2022
Craig Keefe
Term: 3/31/2021
Brent Demmitt
Term: 3/31/2022
Holly Weik
Term: 3/31/2021

Alan Koermer (Alternate)
Term: 3/31/2022


Normally the Parks & Recreation Commission meets the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 5:30pm in Centennial Hall (124 10th Street). 

Currently the Parks & Recreation Commission has been meeting over ZOOM on the second Wednesday of the month at 3:30pm.   Public is welcome to log in to the Zoom meeting.   The meeting ID is located on the top of the agenda.   


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Interested in a specific recreation group or activity? Click here to see the Parks and Recreation Commissioner who represents that group! View User Groups (PDF).