Parks & Recreation Commission

Function

The City of Valdez Parks & Recreation Commission is an advisory commission to City Council and the Planning and Zoning Commission. It shall act in an advisory capacity to the city regarding the planning, implementation and enforcement of programs dealing with the establishment, development and maintenance of parks, the creation and preservation of recreational facilities and opportunities, and the conservation of natural and recreational features within the city.

The commission is comprised of seven (7) commissioners who are interested in parks and recreation opportunities and programs for the benefit of the city. Commissioners are approved by the Valdez City Council for three-year terms. 

Meetings 

All meetings are open to the public and held on the second Tuesday of every month beginning at 7:00pm at City Hall in the Council Chambers, 212 Chenega Street. If you are interested in knowing more about the Parks and Recreation Commission and how you can be involved, please attend a meeting or contact our staff liaison. 

Agendas

Commissioners

  • Michael Britt
  • Pete Carter
  • Amy Goold, Chair 
  • Sarah Jorgenson-Owen, Chair Pro Tempore
  • Scott McCumby
  • Brian Teale
  • Vacant - now accepting applications. 

To apply for a vacant seat, please click here.

Staff Liaison

Nicholas Farline, Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Director