Agendas and Minutes
Parks Commission agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. View Agendas and Minutes
Members serve 3 year staggered terms
The Park Commission shall consist of one alderperson and six citizen members.
Summary of Duties
The Park Commission shall review proposed plats and subdivisions and determine the size and location of any required park land dedications, or in lieu of fees. prepare master plans for the City's park system as well as for individual parks and present to Common Council for approval. The commission shall review and monitor city parks and recreational programs and recommend changes or additions, review and report to the common council on ordinances or proposals involving use of city parks and the City community center. Additionally, adopt policies and procedures, subject to common council direction, for rental and operation of the City park system and community center as well as to oversee the operation of all city-owned cemeteries.