Parks & Recreation Commission


The  Parks & 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 & 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.

Lane Emerald 2016


Email Commissioners

Ben Berend
Term: 3/31/2024
Sam Rush
Term: 3/31/2025
Shay Bright-Mouttett
Term: 3/31/2024
Joshua Welch
Term: 3/31/2024
Brent Demmitt
Term: 3/31/2025
Calder Young (Chair)
Term: 3/31/2024
Sarah Pizzo
Term: 3/31/2025
Kelly Bastone (Alternate)
Term: 3/31/2024


Normally the Parks & Recreation Commission meets the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 5pm. Currently the Parks & Recreation Commission is meeting inside Centennial Hall, 124 10th Street, and via ZOOM - the meeting ID is located on the top of the agenda.  


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