Parks & Recreation Board

Park Board Meetings  

The BG Parks & Recreation Board meet on the 4th Tuesday of every month in the Simpson Meeting Room.  The meetings are scheduled to begin at 7:00PM.  Any changes to the set schedule will be noted below.

  • 2022 Park Board Meeting Schedule 
    • January 25, 2022             
    • February 22, 2022           
    • March 14, 2022, 5PM, Date &Time Change
    • April 26, 2022                  
    • May 24, 2022, Meeting was not held due to lack of quorum.                  
    • June 28, 2022                  
    • July 26, 2022, Meeting cancelled due to lack of business.                  
    • August 23, 2022               
    • September 27, 2022       
    • October 25, 2022, Meeting cancelled due to lack of business.             
    • November 29, 2022, 5th Tuesday Due to Thanksgiving
    • December 2022, No Meeting Scheduled

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


The Parks and Recreation board has 9 members serving overlapping terms of five-years. On the Board, at least two members shall reside on the West side of Main Street and at least two members shall reside on the East side of Main Street.

  • Cale Hover, President
  • Phil Simmons, Vice President
  • Emily Keegan, Secretary
  • Cal Bowers
  • Tyler Dunn
  • Katelyn Elliott
  • Ardy Gonyer
  • Bryan Hartzler
  • Monique Rosati


The parks and recreation board shall promote a sound program of recreation for the city and the recreational use of parks, playgrounds, and other facilities of the city.