Grants Pass Parks Advisory Board


The mission of the Grants Pass Parks Advisory Board is to provide, preserve and promote parks, trails and recreation services to benefit the Grants Pass community.

To review and make recommendations for:

  • Allocation of recreation resources between users
  • Funding
  • Needs and locations for new park land and trail locations
  • Park planning
  • Preservation of park resources


  • Dick Matti, Chair
  • Cliff Kuhlman, Vice Chair
  • Jan Battersby
  • Robert Cartmell
  • Stephen Ware
  • Rick Chapman
  • Gary Still
  • Bill Reinert
  • Jeff Nelson, Parks Superintendent, Staff support
  • Lora Glover, Parks & Community Development Director, Staff support
  • Valerie Lovelace, Council Liaison

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes