Parks & Recreation Commission

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Role of the Parks and Recreation Commission

Foster local input on the strategic planning efforts that influence Kent’s parks and recreation system, and provide guidance on the following:

  • Ways to advocate public support, involvement, and funding of Kent parks, facilities, and programs;
  • Opportunities to engage the public in decisions affecting Kent parks, facilities, and programs;
  • Budget recommendations for the acquisition, development, and operation of parks, facilities, and programs;
  • Policy recommendations;
  • Comprehensive parks and trails planning;
  • Priorities for the acquisition of land and/or facilities;
  • Development, design, and operation of parks, facilities, and programs;
  • Capital improvements planning;
  • Rules, regulations, or other restrictions applicable to parks, facilities, and programs;
  • Concessions at park facilities;
  • Contracts, interlocal agreements, and lease agreements regarding parks and recreation activities.
  • Other matters that the mayor or city council, or parks director, may refer to the parks and recreation commission for its consideration and recommendation.

Meeting Schedule

  • Fourth Tuesday of each month, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Centennial Center Conference Room #402, Fourth Floor, 400 W Gowe St., Kent WA  98032

View Meeting Agendas, Minutes or Notes

Commission Membership

The Parks and Recreation Commission currently has openings for one commissioner and one alternate. Submit your application for appointment to the Commission below.

Apply to serve on the Parks and Recreation Commission

Current Members

  • Richard Minutoli, Chair
  • Annie Sieger, Vice-Chair
  • Kristie Duggan
  • Randy Furukawa
  • Zandria Michaud
  • Todd Minor
  • Jennifer Ritchie
  • Kathleen Roberts
  • Scott Taylor
  • Tim Wilson


Kent Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department Administration

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