Park & Forestry Board

Role of the Board

The Snohomish Park and Forestry Board advises and recommends to the City Council on policy and fiscal matters relating to parks including long-range parks planning, property acquisition and master parks planning within the City of Snohomish. The Boards also serves as the Tree Committee within the City, advising staff on protecting, strengthening, and expanding the urban forest through education, planning, and stewardship.


  • 6 p.m.
  • Fourth Wednesday every month
  • Snohomish Carnegie, 105 Cedar Ave, Snohomish, WA 98290*
*We also offer remote attendance via Zoom. See the meeting agenda for the link.

The Park and Forestry Board meetings are open to the public. Board meetings may occasionally be relocated, cancelled, or rescheduled. To confirm that the regular meeting will occur as scheduled, please view the meeting agenda at the link below, or contact Assistant Planner Thomas Kreinbring.

For more details access the Park and Forestry Board agendas.


MemberPosition / Title
Three-Year Term Expires
Richard PattonPosition OneNovember 30, 2024
John FirstPosition Two
November 30, 2024
Alice Armstrong
Position Three / ChairNovember 30, 2025
Paul KaftanskiPosition FourNovember 30, 2025
Jessica NewkirkPosition FiveNovember 30, 2024