With seven members and one student representative, the Park Board (pdf) consults with the city council and staff in matters relating to park land, park facilities, program and finances. The board’s functions include long- and short-range planning related to capital improvement projects, acquisition, development and use of park lands, park facilities, recreational, and leisure time facilities, and recreational programs. Board members serve two-year terms. Park Board agendas and minutes are available on the Park Board meetings page. The Park Board meets the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m.


Residents and organizations should refer to the Guidelines for Funding Special Projects (pdf) if interested in presenting a project idea to the Park Board.

Minnetonka Park Board Members

Staff Liaisons

  • Kelly O'Dea, Recreation Services Department Director
  • Darin Ellingson, Public Works Park and Street Manager
  • Perry Vetter, Assistant City Manager

Upcoming Meetings and Agendas and Minutes

Click here to view past meeting agendas and minutes. Upcoming meetings are available on the city calendar.