Parks and Recreation Advisory Board


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Third Wednesday of every month
  • Training Room, City Hall, 222 Lewis Street, River Falls, WI 54022
  • Agendas for this Board can be found here


  • Patricia LaRue, Chairperson
    Term Expires: May 2024
  • Scott Morrissette, Council Representative
  • Brandon Dobbertin
    Term Expires: May 2023
  • Brenda Gaulke
    Term Expires: May 2024
  • Matt Janquart
    Term Expires: May 2024
  • Melissa Pedrini
    Term Expires: May 2025
  • Natasha Schaefer
    Term Expires: May 2025

Appointing authority lies with the mayor, subject to confirmation by the City Council. Members are elected to three-year terms.

  • Legal Basis: Municipal Code Section 2.44


The duty of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board is to act in an advisory capacity to the City Council on use of park facilities, future parks, construction of parks, and recreation programs.