Parks Advisory Commission

Purpose
The purpose of the Parks Advisory Commission is to provide leadership and direction to staff and elected officials in the areas of parks, trails and open space planning and implementation. Commissioners advise on program priorities and planning for parks, trails and open space, and review and recommend proposed annual work plans and budgets. The Commissioners represent the citizens of Scott County and as such, serve as community ambassadors.

Meetings

  • 6:00 PM
  • The 1st Wednesday of the month
  • County Board Room
    200 4th Avenue W
    Shakopee, MN 55379
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to meetings.
Minutes are available following approval.
Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members
There are 7 members who are appointed by the Board of Commissioners:
1 from each Commissioner District, and 2 at-large members. The members serve 1 year terms, with no term limit.
  
  • Barb Hedstrom - Commissioner District 1
    • Current term ends December 31, 2016
  • Eric Spieler - Commissioner District 2
    • Current term ends December 31, 2016
  • Kathy Gerlach - Commissioner District 3
    • Current term ends December 31, 2016
  • Mark Ewert - Commissioner District 4
    • Current term ends December 31, 2016
  • Patrick Stieg - Commissioner District 5
    • Current term ends December 31, 2016
  • Jerry Hennen - At large member
    • Current term ends December 31, 2016
  • Kristin French - At large member
    • Current term ends December 31, 2016
If you are interested in applying to be a future member of the parks Advisory Commission, complete the application form or contact Deb Brazil via email or at 952-496-8601.