The Parks and Recreation Commission advises the Mayor and the City Council on Parks and Recreation matters of long-range and citywide importance. Public participation is encouraged in all Commission business, and the Commission is often sought out by the public as a place to voice their concerns and opinions. The members of the Commission serve staggered, three-year terms. Member must:

  • Possess a strong interest in and have knowledge about the Saint Paul Parks and Recreation system.
  • Attend monthly meetings in addition to serving on subcommittees and task forces.
  • Represent the Commission in its dealings with City departments, citizen groups, and outside agencies.

2022-2026 Department Strategic Plan Bylaws

Parks and Recreation Commission Members

Glaser-Kelly, Jazmin - Chair
Montez, Antonio - Vice Chair
Espinosa, Rafael
Paschal, Lucas
Liban, Mohamad
Yang, Jun Choua
Erickson, Eric
Burns, Dave
Flamm, Andy
Paulson, Teresa 
Mohamed, Abdulrahman – Youth Commission Member
Moua, Joseph – Youth Commission Member 

Parks and Recreation Commission Meetings

November 2022 meeting is cancelled

  • Regular meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month from 6:30pm-8:00pm at various recreation centers in Saint Paul (check each agenda for exact location). 
  • Parks and Recreation Commission meetings are open for in person attendance, but members of the public may also choose to monitor this meeting remotely by calling in using the phone number and conference ID below. 
  • Click here to join the meeting or, join by phone:
    • Call in number: 612-315-7905
    • Phone Conference ID: 303488604#  
  • Meeting materials will be posted online the Friday before the meeting.
  • Please mute your microphone during the meeting. 
  • Call-in visitors will be asked to identify themselves verbally on the call and in-person visitors on a physical sign-in sheet.
  • Public comments can be submitted by email with “PRC PUBLIC COMMENT” in the subject line. Comments and materials submitted by 12pm the day before the meeting will be provided to the Parks and Recreation Commission for their review.
  • Subscribe online to stay updated on monthly meeting alerts.
  • Regular business meetings of the Parks and Recreation Commission are open to the public. If special accommodations are required, please contact:

D'Marie Weddington
Ph: 651-266-6403

Last Edited: November 7, 2022