Press Release

November 28, 2023

Parks Commission to meet in Tulalip for planning meetings

Media contact

Name Sarah Fronk
Department Communications

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will hold in-person only planning meetings on Wednesday, Dec. 6 and Thursday, Dec. 7 at the Tulalip Resort in Tulalip.  

Commission planning meeting agenda items for Dec. 6 include a discussion of 2023 accomplishments, the annual evaluation of the Parks director’s performance, updates to Commission priorities for the current biennium and a discussion about priorities for the 2025-2027 biennium.  

On Dec. 7, the Commissioners will complete a board member training. 

The public may attend the meetings, but no public comment will be taken.  Attendance is limited to in-person only. No virtual access will be available. 

The Commission will not make any decisions at the planning meeting. 

Full planning and Commission meeting agendas are available online.   

On Tuesday, Dec. 5, the Commissioners will meet Tulalip Tribal leaders at the Tulalip Resort and accompany them on a tour of their facilities, museums and places significant to the Tribe. The public is welcome to attend the tours but must provide their own transportation.   


Commission planning meetings 


Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission  


8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.   

Wednesday, Dec. 6 


8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Thursday, Dec. 7 


Tulalip Resort 

10200 Quil Ceda Blvd. 

Tulalip, WA 98271 


The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is made up of seven citizen volunteers appointed by the governor to staggered six-year terms. The Commission is charged with providing policy direction for the agency.