Parks Citizens Advisory Board

About the Board


This nine-member board meets every other month to advise the Parks and Recreation Department concerning its general operations, capital projects, as well as the needs and interest of the citizens of the community.

The board also assists the county in identifying funding sources and securing funding for the county's Parks and Recreation programs. The board takes an active role in communicating park and recreation needs, services and programs to the public governmental agencies, the executive and the council.

Current Advisory Board Members:


  • Karen Ansteth, Chair, District 6
  • Mary Brickle, District #4
  • Rickey Clousing, District #5
  • Joan Cross, District #2
  • Nancy Hatch, District #7
  • Caleb Heimlich, District #1
  • Dave Morell, At Large
  • Candace Paris-Sundsmo, District #3
Please join us on Tuesdays of the following months at 6 p.m. or otherwise posted below to discuss the future of your parks.

2017 Meeting Schedule

Date
Time Location
January 17, 2017 6 p.m. Lakewood Community Center
9112 Lakewood Dr. SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
March 21
6 p.m. Lakewood Community Center
9112 Lakewood Dr. SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
May 9  6 p.m. Lakewood Community Center
9112 Lakewood Dr. SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
July 18 6 p.m. Lakewood Community Center
9112 Lakewood Dr. SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
September 19 6 p.m. Lakewood Community Center
9112 Lakewood Dr. SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
November 14
6 p.m. Lakewood Community Center
9112 Lakewood Dr. SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
If you have a special topic that you would like to discuss, please let us know on our comment form along with your contact information so that we may address your park and recreation requests.

Board Application


Looking to make a difference? We have two openings on the advisory board. Applicants should have an interest in a variety of parks and recreation issues and must reside in Pierce County. Print an application and send to:

Pierce County Parks and Recreation
9112 Lakewood Dr. SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
Fx: (253) 582-7461

Please contact Parks and Recreation at (253) 798-4177 for more information.