Parks & Recreation Commission

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An advisory group to the City Council on issues relating to the delivery of parks and recreation services to Sammamish citizens. Commissioners are appointed by the City Council for four year terms that are staggered. 

The Commission welcomes and encourages public comment about park planning, capital projects, facilities, events and programs. You can email all the Parks and Recreation Commission or attend a commission meeting, which typically take place at 6:30 pm on the first Wednesday of each month at City Hall.

Position leadership Term Ends
Position 1 Loreen Leo January 31, 2021
Position 2 Katherine Low January 31, 2021
Position 3 Cheryl Wagner January 31, 2021
Position 4 Sid Gupta January 31, 2022
Position 5 Sara Houpis January 31, 2022
Position 6 Stephanie Hibner January 31, 2019
Position 7 Sheila Sappington January 31, 2019
Position 8 Nancy Way January 31, 2020
Position 9 Hank Klein January 31, 2020

Events

Date Meeting Info Agenda Minutes
12/07/2011 6:30 PM
11/02/2011 6:30 PM
10/05/2011 6:30 PM
09/17/2011 10:00 AM
Saturday, September 17: Beaver Lake Park. The second Beaver Lake Park walk of the season will have a photography focus. Bring your cameras. Guided walks along Sammamish trails Join us once a month - April through October - for a guided walk along the forested trails of the Sammamish plateau. --All w ...
09/07/2011 6:30 PM
08/20/2011 10:00 AM
Saturday, August 20: Grand Ridge Trail. This 1200-acre King County park lies between the Issaquah Highlands and I-90 and provides a link betewen the new trails of Duthie Hill Park and the trails leading to Preston and beyond. Join Parks Commissioners Rena Brady and Judy Petersen at 10AM on August 20 ...
08/03/2011 6:30 PM
07/16/2011 10:00 AM
Saturday, July 16. Soaring Eagle Park. With 640 acres and almost 13 miles of trailes, every walk through Soaring Eagle is a new experience. Follow a guide who knows every twist and turn in this fascinating and complex trail system. To get there: From 228th, turn east on SE 8th Street (across from Sa ...
07/12/2011 6:30 PM
07/06/2011 6:30 PM
06/18/2011 10:00 AM
Saturday, June 18. Beaver Lake Preserve. Follow a 1.2-mile trail through 67 acres of dense woods. Watch for shelf fungus, licorice ferns and animal tracks in the muddy bogs. Guided walks along Sammamish trails Join us once a month - April through October - for a guided walk along the forested trails ...
06/18/2011 8:30 AM
The City of Sammamish will be holding a series of trail building volunteer events at Evans Creek preserve. Washington Trails Association has been working at this site for several weeks. Many of the trails are ready to be surfaced. Be one of the first to visit this site by offering to volunteer to he ...
06/14/2011 6:30 PM
06/04/2011 8:30 AM
The City of Sammamish will be holding a series of trail building volunteer events at Evans Creek preserve. Washington Trails Association has been working at this site for several weeks. Many of the trails are ready to be surfaced. Be one of the first to visit this site by offering to volunteer to he ...
06/01/2011 6:30 PM
05/24/2011 8:30 AM
The City of Sammamish will be holding the first of a series of trail building volunteer events at Evans Creek preserve. Be one of the first to visit this site by offering to volunteer to help build and surface more trails. No prior experience is necessary. Work at your own pace. Plan on learning som ...
05/21/2011 10:00 AM
Saturday, May 21: Pine Lake Park. Take a walk with a member of the Sammamish Heritage Society and learn the history of popular Pine Lake Park. Guided walks along Sammamish trails Join us once a month - April through October - for a guided walk along the forested trails of the Sammamish plateau. --Al ...
05/10/2011 5:30 PM
05/07/2011 8:30 AM
The City of Sammamish will be holding the first of a series of trail building volunteer events at Evans Creek preserve. Washington Trails Association has been working at this site for several weeks. Many of the trails are ready to be surfaced. Be one of the first to visit this site by offering to vo ...
05/04/2011 6:30 PM
04/30/2011 10:00 AM
Saturday, April 30: Beaver Lake Park. Walk trails that skirt the lake and cut through the forest as you learn about the plants and wildlife in this 54-acre park. Along the way, watch for large clumps of trillium, possibly the prettiest of our wildflowers. Guided walks along Sammamish trails Join us ...
04/06/2011 6:30 PM
04/02/2011 11:00 AM
03/08/2011 5:30 PM
03/02/2011 6:30 PM
02/02/2011 6:30 PM
01/05/2011 6:30 PM
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