Press Release

December 13, 2021

State Parks Commission to hold special commission meeting tomorrow

OLYMPIA – Dec. 13, 2021 – The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will hold a special commission meeting on Tues., Dec. 14. The purpose of this special meeting is for the Commission to establish the qualifications for the initial screening of applicants for the State Parks director position and to delegate authority or take other actions in the discretion of the Commission for the director recruitment and hiring process.

The special meeting begins at 5 p.m. and will be conducted remotely. The public can view the meeting by using one of the following:


Event Password: WAP@rks2021

Call In numbers: (415) 655-0001 or (206) 207-1700

Access code: 2451 410 5920

No public comment will be taken during the meeting.

News media contacts:
Amanda McCarthy, Interim Communications Director

About Washington State Parks

The Washington State Park Commission manages more than 100 state parks and properties totaling approximately 120,000 acres. The Commission provides a variety of recreation opportunities for citizens and provides stewardship protection for a diverse array of natural, cultural and historic resources. State Parks’ statewide programs include long-distance trails, boating safety and winter recreation.