Parks and Recreation Board

    The Van Meter Park Board is a group of volunteers committed to the beautification and enhancement of the community. They oversee the maintenance and improvements of the local parks. They also sponsor the Easter Egg Hunt; Garage/Plant Sale in the Spring; Halloween Fun in the park; – and many other fun activities!

    Johnson Park is located on Division Street in the southwest corner of town; and the “city park” is located at 505 Grant Street adjacent to the library. The newest addition to the city park family is the Van Meter Rec Complex located behind Casey’s.

    Parks and Recreation Board Members are:

    Janice Miller
    6/30/2025
    Lisa Benton
    6/30/2021
    Lacy Jennings
    6/30/2022
    Christine O'hern
    6/30/2023
    Cari Lavallee
    6/30/2024

    Vacancy

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