Parks Advisory Committee


  • 6:30 p.m.
  • 4th Monday of every month
  • Council Chamber
    Big Lake City Hall
    160 Lake Street North
    Big Lake MN 55309
    *Meeting locations rotate between Big Lake parks in summer months and are posted on the upcoming meeting agenda. 

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


MemberSeatTerm Expires
Kristi DeCamillisPAC MemberDec. 31, 2023
Laura TalvitieVice-ChairDec. 31, 2021
Scott CreightonPAC MemberDec. 31, 2021
Doug PetersonChairDec. 31, 2022
Jack MerwinPAC MemberDec 31, 2022
Ken HalversonCouncil LiaisonDec. 31, 2021
Scott MarotzPlanning LiaisonDec. 31, 2021


The Big Lake PAC was created by Ordinance Number 2002-03, an act of the Big Lake City Council to:

  1. Serve as a liaison between city government and the community
  2. Serve as a resource for new and existing neighborhoods, groups, and civic organizations seeking information concerning the Big Lake park system
  3. To assist city government in setting open space, land acquisition and development policies
  4. To serve as a body to make recommendations to the City Council relating to specific parks, trails / sidewalks, and open space development
  5. To assist City Council in researching a variety of funding sources for the Capital Improvement Program and related park development.

Help the Committee

The Big Lake Police Department (BLPD) is seeking your assistance. If you see anyone committing a crime in City parks, other City-owned property or private property for that matter, please report it immediately by calling 911.