This Spearfish Parks, Recreation, and Forestry Advisory Board (SPRFAB) are individuals appointed by the Mayor consisting of up to nine community members serving three-year terms and two youth members serving one-year terms.
Duties & Responsibilities
With authority delegated by the Spearfish City Council, the SPRFAB shall be a tool of the City Council to be used as a channel for all concerns pertaining to parks, recreation and forestry issues within the city.
The SPRFAB will advise and recommend to the City Council regarding:
Provision, maintenance, administration, conduct, and support recreation, physical fitness, sports, and cultural programs, activities, opportunities and services
Acquisition, operation, supervision, use, maintenance, development and provide recreation and park areas and facilities
Advise the City Council on regulation for tree planting, removal, and maintenance of trees, bushes, shrubs, and other woody vegetation on public and private property