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Recreation and Parks Advisory

About

The Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission studies issues relative to public parks and recreation.

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Roles and duties

The Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission helps determine and plan the future of the park system and recreational opportunities. The commission is great for those who want to ensure there are fun places to go and things to do in Brooklyn Park:
  • Give input on parks issues, everything from replacement of playground equipment to noise ordinances
  • Give input on recreational activities to ensure they are affordable and equitable for all
  • Assist in the future planning of the park system
  • Serve as ambassadors for the parks and recreation department
 

Members

12 citizens

Liaisons

One staff liaison, one Planning Commission liaison, one City Council liaison

Term

Three years

Meets

Third Wednesday of every month, 6:30 p.m.

Time commitment (Approximate)

Five to ten hours per month

Master plan

The purpose of the Recreation and Parks Master Plan is to guide future investments to ensure the recreation and parks system continues to meet the needs of the community and be economically sustainable.

The Recreation and Parks Master Plan establishes goals, objectives, actions and tools to help the city, residents, and partner organizations work together to guide the system from Good to Great over the next 25 years.

The Master Plan identifies five priorities for the future.

City of Brooklyn Park Recreation and Parks Master Plan

Download the Recreation and Parks Master Plan (PDF)

Commission members

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Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission

NameJob TitlePhoneContact
*Yungers, Jody Director 763-493-8337 
Carpenter, Kimberly Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Dillenburg, Monica Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Erickson, Dwain Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Everson, Deborah Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Hayat, Aslam Tajim Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Matthew, Cindi Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Nolen, Mark Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Parks, Terry Council Member / EDA Commissioner East District 763-493-8097 
Peterson, Eric Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner/ NWSCCC  
Sandberg, Christy Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Vang, Lang Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Wilson, Jane Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
Xiong, ThaoMee Recreation and Parks Advisory Commissioner  
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Contact us

Community Activity Center (Recreation and Parks Department)

5600 85th Ave. N.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55443
View map and directions to the Community Activity Center

September through May office hours

Sunday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

June through August office hours

Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, closed unless we have a scheduled event or activity.

Hours may vary based on events, activities and holidays.

 

Phone and email

Contact the Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission

Agendas

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission
Agenda / Minutes

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission
Agenda / Minutes

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission
Agenda / Minutes

 
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