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.
Riverside/Lions Park: installed playground equipment donated by the Lions
River Corridor: partnered with the Riverfront Enhancement Advisory Committee for Ames Park, Babcock Park, Riverside/Lion Park, and Sechler Park
Splash Pad: assisted initiative lead by a local affinity group for future project potential
5-10 year CIP: prioritized improvements and maintenance throughout our parks
Way Park: completed paver patio installation
Maintenance: city operators and our community support strengthened at Lashbrook Park, Spring Creek Park and countless others
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.