Park Board Members
Jared English – President
Derek Bell – Vice President
Brad Welle – Secretary
Valerie Palecek – Board of Aldermen Liaison
The Park Board is responsible for the long-term planning of the Grain Valley Park System, as well as the maintenance of and improvements to existing park facilities.
Board members must be Grain Valley residents for at least one year prior to their appointment.
The Board consists of nine members and one Board of Alderman Liaison who are appointed by the mayor via resolution. Member’s terms of office are staggered resulting in three replacements/re-appointments prior to June 1 of each year. The Mayor also re-appoints current members when their term has expired, via resolution.
Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm at the Grain Valley Community Center, and meetings are open to the public. Any deviation from the regularly scheduled meeting date, time and/or location will be displayed on this webpage.
If you are interested in serving on the Park Board, please complete a Committee/Board Application. For more information, please contact Shannon Davies at (816) 847-6230.
Next Park Board Meeting:
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Grain Valley Community Center