PRF Commission

The Parks, Recreation and Forestry Commission consists of seven members:  one Alderperson, the superintendent of the Sun Prairie Area School District or the Superintendent’s designee, and five (5) citizens of recognized experience and qualifications.  The Director of Parks and Recreation shall be an ex-officio non-voting member of the Commission.

Duties of the Parks, Recreation and Forestry Commission
The Commission has all the powers conferred by law upon park, recreation and in cities of the fourth class and is charged with the duties of making recommendations, overseeing work and overseeing funds relating to all parks, playgrounds, and recreational activities as part of properties within the city.

The Parks, Recreation and Forestry Commission determines the recreational needs of the public, and has jurisdiction over the public recreation program of the City.

Click here to read the full description of the Parks, Recreation and Forestry Commission in Chapter 2.48 of the Sun Prairie Municipal Code of Ordinances.

Meeting Schedule
The Parks, Recreation and Forestry Commission meets monthly at the discretion of the Commission Chairperson, which is normally scheduled for the first Wednesday of the month at 5:00 p.m. at City Hall in the Community Room.

Meeting agendas and minutes are posted on the city website, located here.

Commission Members

Name  Position Term Expires
Barb Bailey Chairperson 2020
Maureen Crombie Alderperson 2019
Vacant School District Representative  
Seth Brody Member 2023
Irina Ioffe Member 2021
Kristen Newell Member 2022 
Kate Piela Member 2020
Kristin Grissom Ex-Officio Member