Anchorage Parks and Recreation

Boards and Commissions

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Anchorag​e Parks and Recreation Commission

The next scheduled meeting of the Parks and Recreation Commission is on Thursday, September 9, at the Spenard Recreation Center (2020 W. 48th Ave).​

Meeting Agenda​

  • Regular meeting call to order: 6:00 p.m.​
  • Roll call
  • Approval of agenda​: September,​ 2022​
  • Approval of minutes​: ​July 14, 2022
  • Director's comments
  • Appearance request
    Time Limit: Agenda item will not exceed 30 minutes in length.Testimony will be limited to three (3) minutes for individuals and five (5) minutes for organizations
  • Anchorage Park Foundation report ​
  • Action items
  • Information items​
    1. PRC 22-11: 2022 Planning and Construction Projects Update
  • ​​ Commissioner comments ​
  • Upcoming meetings and agenda items: ​October 13, 2022: Regular commission meeting – Spenard Recreation Center
  • Adjournment ​​

View all Municipality of Anchorage public notifications on the municipal​ website.​

About the Parks and Recreation Commission​

​The Anchorage Parks & Recreation Commission consists of nine commissioners. Unless otherwise noted, meetings are held​ the 2nd Thursday of every month, 6:00 p.m. at the Spenard Recreation Cente​r, located at 2020 W. 48th Avenue.

The public is welcome to attend.


Public comment before the commission will follow Municipal policies and procedures ​​​for public hearings including:

  • Members of the public ​may only comment one (1) time during the public hearing process on an item.
  • Public comment will be timed and each member of the public will be allowed to speak for 3 minutes.
  • ​Groups or organizations may appoint one person to represent t​he organization. The group or organization representative will be allowed 5 minutes to comment.

Additional Information

Anchorage Parks and Recreation Commission Members​

  • Edwin Blair
  • Bruce Graham
  • Grace Johnston
  • Andrew Kastning
  • Stacey Lange​
  • ​​Brian Looney
  • Eric Milliken
  • Shane Rinner

Staff Support

Phone: 907-343-4587

Parks and Recreation Commission​

Unless noted, meetings are held​ at 6 p.m. on the 2nd Thursday of every month at the Spenard Recreation Center (2020 W. 48th Avenue).

Staff Support
Phone: 907-343-4587

Eagle River Board of Supervisors

Unless noted, meetings are open to the public and held at 7 p.m. on the 2nd Monday of each​ month at Eagle River Town Center, Room 170 (12001 Business Blvd). Visit the Eagle River Board of Supervisors website for meeting updat​es.

Staff Support
Phone: 907-343-1500​​

Girdwood Board of Supervisors

Unless noted, m​eetings are hel​d the 3rd Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Girdwood Community Center. The public is welcome to attend. Visit the website for additional information, or contact GBOS or Girdwood Valley Service Area Manager, at 907-343-8374 or the GBOS Secretary at 907-343-8373.​