Park Commission


The Park Commission is responsible for guiding the operations and growth of the Parks and Recreation Department and act in an advisory capacity to departmental staff and the Blue Springs City Council.

Established by Municipal Code Section 120.010.


Meetings of the Park Commission are held at 6:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month in the Conference Room of the Fieldhouse.


The commission is comprised of nine members. equally representing each City Council District. Members must be residents of the City, and are appointed by the Mayor with approval of the City Council to serve three-year terms.

Board Members
Term Expires
Maureen Johnson, Chairman 2019 2020
Megan Johnson, Vice Chariman 2019 2020
George Diebert 2018 2021
Dena Duhon 2019 2022
Keith Hannaman 2017 2020
Maureen Johnson 2017 2020
Megan Johnson 2018 2021
Richard Mitchem 2018 2021
Kathy Richardson 2019 2022
Rachel Uptergrove 2019 2022