Parks & Recreation Commission

Meetings


  • 5:30 pm
  • Second Wednesday of each month
  • Council Conference Room
    501 N. Anderson St.
    Ellensburg, WA 98926

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
Most Recent Agenda | View All Agendas AFTER 2/5/17 | PRIOR TO 2/6/17

Minutes are also available following approval.
Most Recent Minutes | View Minutes PRIOR TO 2/6/17

Members


There are seven Parks and Recreation Commission members, a majority of which must be City residents. Commission members serve three-year terms. The current Commission members are:

  • Dale Width, term expires May 31, 2018
  • Delores Gonzalez - Chair, term expires May 31, 2018
  • Pyper Stever, term expires May 31, 2019
  • Jack Frost, term expires May 31, 2018
  • Dan Witkowski, term expires May 31, 2019
  • Joe Sheeran, term expires May 31, 2017
  • Phyllis (PJ) MacPhaiden, term expires May 31, 2017

Responsibilities


The Parks and Recreation Commission operates under the authority of Chapter 1.16 of the City Code and is responsible for:
  • Making recommendations to the City Council pertaining to recreation programs and parks development and operation
  • Encouraging and promoting all forms of recreation programs and activities that employ residents’ leisure time in a constructive and wholesome manner
  • Periodically reviewing and making recommendations for revisions to the Parks and Recreation Comprehensive Plan