Park & Recreation Advisory Board

  • 6:30 P.M. 
  • Third Thursday of each month 
  • City Hall - 2nd Floor Training Room  
     801 Washington St.
     Northfield, MN 55057

Quick Links
  • Arena
  • Parks
  • Pool

    Agendas & Minutes
                                                                                                 City Meeting Archives

    The City Meeting Archives contain PDF's of agenda packets, minutes, and resolutions.

    City Meeting Portal 

    The City Meeting Portal allows you to view agendas with clickable links.


    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
    • Overview
      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