Friends of Muskegon County Parks Advisory Committee
ATTENTION FRIENDS COMMITTEE MEMBERS: THE NOVEMBER FRIENDS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED, AND THE DECEMBER MEETING HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2016 AT 3:00 P.M. AT THE MUSKEGON COUNTY CVB, 610 W. WESTERN AVE., MUSKEGON.
The Friends of Muskegon County Parks Advisory Committee is a Board-appointed committee comprised of residents from each of the nine county commission districts. Members serve two-year terms.
District 1 – Kellie Kitchens
District 2 – Emma Torresen
District 3 – Lupe Alviar, Jr.
District 4 – William Stauter
District 5 – Jesse Brenner
District 6 – Terry MacAllister
District 7 – Jo-Lynn DeYoung
District 8 – Veronica West, Committee Chair
District 9 – Dan Parker
Disability Advocate – Susan Crain, Committee Vice-Chair
Local Planning Professional – Erin Kuhn
For the 2016 Friends meeting minutes, click here.
Staff to the Committee: Sara Damm, 231-724-8846
How Our Parks are Funded
The Muskegon County Parks are funded solely through user fees and grant funding, no general funds are used to sustain the parks. The Friends of the Parks have set-up a fund at the Community Foundation for Muskegon County to accept tax-deductible donations for park improvements.
Learn more about donating to the Friends of the Muskegon County Parks at www.cffmc.org/countyparks.
View the County Board-approved 2015-19 Muskegon County Recreational Plan here.
View the DRAFT Maps to accompany the 2015-19 Muskegon County Recreational Plan here.
The Friends of the Muskegon County Parks meet the 4th Wednesday of each month from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. at the Muskegon County CVB, 610 W. Western Avenue in the historic Union Depot.
Send comments on the Draft 2015-19 Muskegon County Recreational Plan to Sara Damm, Sustainability Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Muskegon County Parks accepts cash and checks on-site. Credit cards can be used for online campsite reservations and on-site at Pioneer Park, Meinert Park, Twin Lake Park, and Blue Lake Park. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover. NO REFUNDS FOR CAMPING OR VEHICLE PERMIT FEES. Download full credit card policy.