Parks Trails and Recreation Committee

Meeting Schedule



  • Derric Rykert, Parks and Recreation Director (City Staff)
  • Jason Thomas, (City Staff)
  • Clark Taylor
  • Greg Carter
  • Kevin Barnes, Councilman 
  • Melissa Hendershot
  • Peter Jones
  • Pharis Blackhurst
  • Scott Roudabush
Committee Charter and Goals
The Parks and Recreation Committee advises the City Council and city staff with regard to the maintenance, administration, expansion and development of the city’s parks and the city’s park and recreation programs through the Parks and Recreation Department.