City of Big Lake Parks Committee Opening

Notice is hereby given that the City of Big Lake is presently seeking applicants to fill two (2) seats on the Parks Advisory Committee. The Parks Advisory Committee meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 6:30pm and serves in the following capacities: 

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


Any City resident interested in serving on the Parks Advisory Committee may apply to City Hall by a letter addressed to the City of Big Lake. Please describe your reason(s) for applying as well as your employment and / or educational background which may be relevant to the position. 

Letters of application should be mailed to or dropped off at:
Big Lake City Hall
Attention: Corrie Scott, Recreation Coordinator
160 Lake Street
Big Lake, MN 55309

Applications will be accepted until vacancies are filled.