Park & Recreation Advisory Board


Third Thursday of each month
6:30 p.m.

City Hall
Second Floor Training Room
801 Washington St.
Northfield, MN 55057

Agendas & Minutes
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Members   Term Expiration
Ben Playter Member 12/31/2020
Peder Jothen Member 12/31/2019
Neil Lutsky Member 12/31/2019
Megan Kraby Member 12/31/2021
Dale Gehring Chair 12/31/2019
Kristin Partlo Member 12/31/2020
Daniel Hollerung Member 12/31/2021
Abby Borene        Youth Rep  
Tatum Hauck Youth Rep  
City Staff   Phone
Tim Behrendt Streets & Parks Manager 507-645-3027
Wanda Playter Administrative Assistant 507-645-3045


The City of Northfield Park and Recreation Advisory Board (PRAB) directly advises staff and officials regarding the public parks system and all public recreational facilities in the City of Northfield. PRAB assists with long-range planning for land acquisition for parks, natural areas and trails, as well as detailed plans for park development and use and recreational facilities.

Application & Member Requirements

The board consists of seven members appointed by the mayor and approved by the City Council. Members serve staggered three-year terms. Members do not receive monetary compensation.

Applications are available online or at:
City Hall, City Clerk
801 Washington St.;
Northfield, MN 55057