Operates and maintains more than 100 park sites, trails and facilities in Springfield and unincorporated Greene County, ranging from neighborhood playgrounds to multi-use recreation centers. The system includes three golf courses, three family centers, a zoo, a farm park, a botanical center, several sports/athletic complexes, two indoor aquatic centers, six outdoor swimming pools, multiple School-Park sites and more than 100 miles of recreational trails.

Appointed by
City Manager

Member Terms
3 years

Residency Requirement
2 years

Meeting Time
Second Friday monthly 08:30 AM

Meeting Location
Park Offices, 1923 N. Weller

NameCouncil ZoneTerm Expires
Bailes, Scott
Address: 2920 S Ranch 65809
Bus. Phone: 417-832-3015
Res. Phone: 417-766-5072
Blackwood, Randall
Address: 2707 South Melrose Ave 65804
Bus. Phone: 4174255757
Res. Phone: 4174255757
Chiles, Mike
Gerdes, Carolyn
Address: 4852 S. Sydney Ave. 65810
Res. Phone: 417-883-7728
King, Daveea (Dee)
Address: 5185 S. Westwood Drive 65738
Bus. Phone: 417-799-1113
Res. Phone: 406-546-9756
Mast, Tammy
Needem, Sidney
Address: 1228 N Sherman Avenue 65802
Bus. Phone: 353-7643
Res. Phone: 865-1203
Risdal-Barnes, Michele
Address: 2851 S. Natural Bridge Drive 65809
Bus. Phone: 417-883-8739
Res. Phone: 417-844-1779

* Eligible for Reappointment