The Parks, Recreation & Trails Advisory Board assess the community’s park and recreational facilities, programs, needs and costs, makes recommendations to the City Council for the care, management, supervision, improvement and budgeting for City parks and recreational facilities and provides recommendations related to the updating of the City’s Parks Master Plan.
The Board meets at 6:30 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at City Hall.
The City accepts applications for boards and commissions year-round, not just when there is a vacancy. If you feel you have something to contribute, please fill out an application and send it to City Clerk Susan Duncan. You can find the application here.
Documents & Links
- Parks Master Plan – The City’s long-range plan for its parks and trail system and goals for the next 20 years
- Ferndale Municipal Code Section 2.20 – Parks, Recreation & Trails Advisory Board
- PRTAB Meeting Agendas
- Parks & Recreation Information
- Star Park Playground Project Information
Membership Requirements: Pursuant to FMC 2.20.020, members of the public who have resided in Whatcom County for at least one year are eligible to serve on the Board.
|Pos. 1: Shawna Walton||Aug. 31, 2019|
|Pos. 2: VACANT||Aug. 31, 2019|
|Pos. 3: Korinda Bullard||Aug. 31, 2019|
|Pos. 4: Darin Somers||Aug. 31, 2019|
|Pos. 5: Peter Harksell, Jr.||Aug. 31, 2021|
|Pos. 6: Rob Northouse||Aug. 31, 2021|
|Pos. 7: Brooke Crawford||Aug. 31, 2021|