Public Notices

Big Lake Parks Advisory Committee Vacancy

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Big Lake is presently seeking applicants to fill one (1) seat on the Big Lake Parks Advisory Committee to fulfill a present term through December 31, 2022. 

Parks Advisory Committee will meet on the fourth Monday of each month and will serve in the following capacities: 1)  As a liaison between city government and the community; 2)  As a resource for a new and existing neighborhoods, groups, and civic organizations seeking information concerning the Big Lake park system; 3)  Assist city government in setting open space, land acquisition and development policies; 4)  As a body to make recommendations to the City Council relating to specific parks, trails/sidewalks, and open space development; and 5)  Assist City Council in researching a variety of funding sources for the Capital Improvement Program and related park development.

Any City resident interested in serving on the Parks Advisory Committee should submit a letter of interest that includes a description of the applicant’s employment and educational background which may be relevant to the position as well as their reasons for applying and their aspirations for the future of the Big Lake parks and trails system.  Questions pertaining to the vacancies should be directed to Recreation and Communication Coordinator Corrie Scott at 612-297-6331 or cscott@biglakemn.org.

Letters of application can be submitted by:

Mail or delivery:      Big Lake City Hall

                                   Attn: Corrie Scott, Recreation and Communication Coordinator

                                   160 Lake Street North, Big Lake, MN 55309 

E-Mail:                      cscott@biglakemn.org

Fax:                           763-263-0133            

Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Friday, July 17, 2020.