Park & Cemetery Board


This board is entrusted with the responsibility of advising and making recommendations to the City Council and Public Works Director for the management, control, improvement, and beautification of all public squares, park, and recreation facilities owned by the city.

The board recommends appropriate measures to ensure that the city has a well-integrated and complete park program, including the management and control of the city's cemetery property.

Blaine Municipal Code Chapter 2.44.


  • The Parks and Cemetery Board meets on a monthly schedule with most meetings taking place on the second Thursday of each month at 9:00 am
  • All meetings are open to the public. Please see the City Calendar for the most up to date information on accessing the meeting.


  • Jim Hermsen - Term ends December 31, 2025
  • Janis Williams - Term ends December 31, 2025
  • Sandie Miller - Term ends December 31, 2023
  • Jacob Soileau - Term ends December 31, 2025
  • Garth Baldwin (non-voting)
  • Vacant

For More Information

Please direct all Park and Cemetery Board questions to Gary McSpadden at (360) 332-8820.