Park Advisory Board

Regular Meetings

  • 7:00 pm
  • 4th Tuesday of every month
  • City Hall
    10801 Town Square Drive NE
    Blaine, MN 55449

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  1. Jeffrey Bird

    Park Board Chair
    Phone: 763-464-8290
    At Large
    Term expires 03/2018

  2. Rex Markle

    Park Board Member
    Phone: 763-783-1062
    Ward 1
    Term expires 03/2019

  3. Jeffrey Lester

    Park Board Member
    Phone: 320-493-0678
    Ward 1
    Term expires 03/2018

  4. Prad Das

    Park Board Member
    Phone: 763-780-1731
    Ward 2
    Term expires 03/2019

  1. Jennifer Bingle

    Park Board Member
    Phone: 612-508-3916
    Ward 2
    Term expires 03/2018

  2. Tom Walsdorf

    Park Board Member
    Phone: 763-767-3324
    Ward 3
    Term expires 03/2019

  3. Karen Varian

    Park Board Memeber
    Phone: 763-754-7463
    Ward 3
    Term expires 03/2018

About the Board

The Park Advisory Board is an advisory body to the City Council and makes recommendations on all park related concerns and issues. The Board is established by the City's Charter for the purpose of planning, promoting, and maintaining a diverse park system for residents of all ages. The Park Board consists of seven members appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council for two-year terms.

Functions of the Board include:
  • Addressing funding strategies
  • Conducting public meetings and workshops for citizen involvement in the park planning process
  • Conducting surveys
  • Evaluating and recommending capital improvements for new and existing park facilities
  • Holding neighborhood meetings
  • Receiving resident input
  • Reviewing residential, Commercial, and industrial developments for park dedication

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