Parks & Recreation Board

Regular Meetings

  • When: 4:00 pm  4th Tuesday of every month
  • Where:  City Hall Council Chambers


  • Johnathan Miller - term expires 12/31/2027
  • Kevin Yeager - term expires 12/31/2023
  • Andrew Shipe - term expires 12/31/2024
  • Kara Schaefer - term expires 12/31/2025
  • Troy Rushmeyer - term expires 12/31/2026
  • Mayor Dave Badeaux (Council Liaison)

Agendas and Minutes

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Recommended by Mayor, Approved by Council


The Parks and Recreation Board has control and supervision of all parks and parkways within the city of Brainerd. It establishes the recreation policy and conducts and supervises recreation areas, facilities, services and programs for all types of public recreation.

Committee Membership

The Board is comprised of five members. Council Liaison also serves on the Board.

Qualifications to Serve

  • Be a resident of the City of Brainerd or have an ownership interest in a business or other property within the City of Brainerd
  • Interested in providing park areas and recreation services

Length of Term

  • 5 years


  • Volunteer