Parks & Recreation Commission

The Parks and Recreation Commission is a citizen group formed to advise the Mayor and the City Council on Parks and Recreation matters of long-range and citywide importance. Citizen 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.

2019-2024 Department Strategic Plan 2019 Parks Commission Work Plan

Parks and Recreation Commission Members

Robinson, Melvin - Chair
Chamberlain, Sara - Vice Chair
Espinosa, Rafael
Haycraft, Clara
Marckel, Dan
Mountain, John
Glaser-Kelly, Jazmine
Interested in joining the Parks and Recreation Commission? Apply Online

Next meeting:

Thursday, September 12, 2019
Wellstone Community Center
179 Robie St E.  
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. – meeting

Regular business meetings of the Parks and Recreation Commission are open to the public. If special accommodations are required, please contact:

MaiTeng Moua
Ph: 651-266-6384