This commission studies issues relative to public parks and recreation.
|Name||District representing||Term ends|
|Borer, Maggie||City At-large||April 1, 2023|
|Caldwell, Latrina||City At-large||April 1, 2023|
|Dillenburg, Monica||Central||April 1, 2023|
|Erickson, Dwain||West||April 1, 2022|
|Groebner, Colleen||City At-large||April 1, 2022|
|Hoang, Johnny||City At-large||April 1, 2024|
|Killen, Francis||City At-large||April 1, 2022|
|Matthew, Cindi||Central||April 1, 2022|
|Nolen, Mark (Chair)||City At-large||April 1, 2024|
|Osammor, Miriam||East||April 1, 2024|
|Sandberg, Christy||East||April 1, 2023|
|Wilson, Jane||West||April 1, 2024|
To get contact information on a Commissioner, please email the staff liaison below.
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
Apply to become a commissioner
Applications are always welcome! Applications are kept on file for one year. As openings occur, applicants are notified of openings and invited to participate in the commission interview process.
Third Wednesday of every month, 6:30 p.m.
Time commitment (approximate)
Five to ten hours per month