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Parks and Recreation Commission

Department of Public Services - 4811 N. Saginaw Rd. Midland, MI 48640   Phone: 989-837-6930  Email: kmurphy@midland-mi.org

The Commission advises the City Council on Parks and Recreation matters. The commission considers and studies the reasonable needs of recreational facilities and activities in which the City might properly participate. They recommend to the City Council annual fee adjustments for recreation services.

The Parks and Recreation Commission shall consist of a minimum of five and/or a maximum of nine members who shall be qualified by experience and shall have evidenced interest in the development of park and recreation services for public use.

Commission Members


Name


Appointed


Term Expires


Position

Karen Murphy

 

TENURE OF
OFFICE

Staff Liaison

Ares Varella

06/24/13

06/30/16

Frank Altimore

06/01/06

06/30/15

Kristen Bovid

06/22/09

06/30/16

 

Patty Carlson

06/22/09

06/30/16

 

Marcia Steidemann

06/22/09

06/30/15

 

David Rice

06/14/10

06/30/14

 

Nancy Carney

07/25/11

06/30/14

John Metevia

07/25/11

06/30/14

Neil Rankin

08/13/12

06/30/15

Plymouth Park 

A proposed concept to revamp Plymouth Park was approved by Midland City Council at its August 14, 2006, meeting. A link to the concept design is below:

Plymouth Park Plan

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Beautification Advisory Committee

A sub-committee of the Parks and Recreation Commission is the Beautification Advisory Committee; click on this link for more information on the Appreciation of Beautification awards.