Parks & Recreation Board


    Functions in an advisory capacity to hear from those wishing to utilize City park facilities and make recommendations to City Council on the merits of the request. The Board also helps the City Administration set goals and priorities for improvements of recreational opportunities in the community.

    Board Meeting Minutes
    Government Meeting Calendar

Regular Meetings

  • 6:00 p.m.
  • 1st Wednesday of every month
  • Grand Haven City Hall
    519 Washington Avenue
    Grand Haven MI 49417

Member Qualifications

    Comprised of five citizens of the city who have qualifications required by this charter for elective officers of the city; provided that, when the scope of interest of any board may extend beyond the limits of the city, one member of the board may be a nonresident.

    Term Length: 5 years


  • Bruce Baker
    Term Expires: June 30, 2027
  • Winsome Bricker
    Term Expires: June 30, 2024
  • Jim Devries
    Term Expires: June 30, 2025
  • Lynn Groothuis
    Term Expires: June 30, 2025
  • Tami Harvey
    Term Expires: June 30, 2028

Staff Support

  • Matt Wade, Administrative Liaison
    (616) 847-3493