Parks and Trails Commission
This commission meets on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
Periodically, due to unforeseen circumstances, the date and time for meetings may change.   Please check the current commission agenda to confirm the meeting date and location.

 June's meeting will be held at the Redmond Sr. Center

6:30 to 7:30 PM Joint meeting with Senior Advisory Committee

7:30 to 8:30 PM Regular Meeting

The Redmond Parks and Trails Commission is a group of nine volunteers, appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council, who advise the mayor and council on parks, trails and recreational facility planning and programming in the city. The commission also interfaces with the broader community, so that it can represent community members’ interests to the City Council.

If you are interested in applying for a future vacancy please fill out the application below and we will put it on file:

Community Service Application



Vacant 12/04/12 - 03/31/19
Aaron Knopf, Chair 09/04/12 - 03/31/17
Gary Smith 09/04/12 - 03/31/17
Nicholas Lee 05/01/14 - 03/31/18
Tom Sanko     05/18/10 - 03/31/18
Cindy Pauley     07/15/14 - 03/31/16
Joel Cherkis, Vice Chair 05/15/12 - 03/31/17
Tanika Kumar Padhye 05//26/15 - 03/31/16
Heather Sheffer 05/26/15 - 03/31/17

Youth Advocates

None at this time.

Contact: 425-556-2311 or