Parks & Recreation Commission

What is the Parks and Recreation Commission?
The University Place Parks and Recreation Commission is a group of seven citizens that advise the City Council on various parks and recreation issues, including capital improvement projects, land acquisition, park development, and recreation programs. They actively support implementation of the adopted Parks, Recreation and Open Space Plan and promote community outreach efforts , fundraising, volunteerism and special events.

Parks & Recreation Commission Vacancy Application Packet


PARC Commission Members

Commissioner Date Appointed Term Expires
VACANT   01/31/2017
Elias Santiago 06/03/2013 01/31/2019
Greg Gooch 10/04/2004 01/31/2021
Greg Taylor 09/06/2016 01/31/2020
Jack Mushallo 03/20/2016 01/31/2021
Julie Finnegan 07/15/2013 01/31/2020
VACANT   01/31/2020

Regular Meetings, 2nd Thursday of each month, 6:30 p.m.
Special Meetings, as necessary (Notice of Special Meetings will be posted a minimum of 24 hours in advance of meetings.)

Town Hall Meeting Room, City Hall (Windmill Village, 3715 Bridgeport Way West)

Meeting Agendas
Agendas for all Parks and Recreation Commission meetings are posted at the University Place Library, 3609 Market Place West, on the bulletin board outside City Hall and to the Event Calendar on the City's website.

For more information contact:
Gary Cooper, Public Works & Parks Director, 253.460.6494