Recreation and Park Advisory Commission

Meeting Information

The Recreation and Park Advisory Commission meets in-person at City Hall with remote options. You may attend in-person, watch online, or listen over the telephone. If you wish to make a public comment at a meeting, please see the Public Comment Protocol information below.

Next Meeting: 7 p.m. March 12                                           
City Hall (Lake Ballinger Room)                                                 

To listen to meetings via telephone, the call in number is 1-253-215-8782.

To watch meetings over the internet follow these steps: 1) Go to https://zoom.us/join; 2) Enter meeting ID (835 5221 1851) and click “join” (you will be prompted to install the Zoom application if you don't have it); and 3) Enter password (7769173).

Public Comment Protocol

Public comments are accepted at meetings remotely, in-person, and in writing.

To make a public comment remotely (via Zoom or telephone), complete the Remote Public Comment Request Form at least 24 hours before the meeting. You will then be contacted via email to confirm your participation. Your reply to the confirmation email must be received by 4 p.m. on the day of meeting to be acknowledged that same evening. 

To make a public comment in-person, please sign up at the meeting (no 24 hour notice required).

To submit a written public comment, please email your remarks to kcourtmanch@mltwa.gov or mail them to City Hall, 23204 58th Avenue W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043. Written public comment must be received by 4 p.m. on the day of meeting to be acknowledged that same evening.

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Meetings

  • 7 p.m.
  • 2nd Tuesday of every month
  • Mountlake Terrace City Hall, 23204 58th Ave W.                    
  • Agendas and Minutes

Members

  • Molly Luna, Chair 2023-2026
  • Audrey Meyer, Vice Chair 2022-2025
  • Keith Edholm 2022-2025
  • Ellen Lavoie 2023-2026
  • Alana Niemi 2023-2026
  • Forrest Reda 2023-2026

Laura Sonmore, City Council Liaison lsonmore@mltwa.gov

Ken Courtmanch, Parks and Facilities Superintendent and Staff Liaison kcourtmanch@mltwa.gov


Overview

The Recreation and Park Advisory Commission (RPAC) promotes the use of recreation facilities and programs and participates in citywide special events. They encourage and contribute to volunteer park projects including playground installations and park clean-up activities. They communicate with subcommittees, and other volunteer organizations providing recreation services within the community.

Major projects include updating the Recreation Park Open Space Plan 2015 (PDF) as part of the City's Comprehensive Plan and making recommendations on these projects to the City Council. RPAC meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Mountlake Terrace City Hall.

Volunteer

If you are interested in serving on a board or commission, please submit a completed Application (PDF) or the online form to: 

Mountlake Terrace City Hall
Attn: City Clerk
23204 58th Avenue W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043