Park & Recreation Board


  • 12:00 noon
  • First Wednesday after the first Tuesday each month
  • Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center
    225 Third Ave. SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401
Please note: Public notice of all meetings will be made through the American News.

If you wish to appear before the board, please contact the director of the Parks, Recreation, and Forestry Department at 605-626-7015.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
Most Recent Agenda

Minutes are also available following approval.
Most Recent Minutes


View a list of current board members.

Board Responsibilities

The Aberdeen Park and Recreation Board is a seven-member, volunteer, policy-making board consisting of Aberdeen residents committed to promoting parks and recreation issues. The board works closely with department staff to carry out the mission of the department, which has the responsibility through coordinated efforts with the community to efficiently manage public resources; to develop awareness towards a total leisure environment including: physical, social, and cultural needs; and to develop and provide facilities, programs, and space that allows participation in leisure services.
2022 Aberdeen Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department Board Members
Aberdeen Park and Recreation Board Members:
Front Row Left to Right:  Tarah Heupel, Doug Farrand. 
David Sandvig, Nick Gehrts, Dewey Tullar, Jake Cramond and  Kristan Morris.