City of Newport, MN

Park Board

Agendas and Minutes


City of Newport
596 7th Avenue
Newport, MN 55055
Phone: (651) 459-5677
Fax: (651) 459-9883

Hours: Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


The Newport Park Board meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 5:00 p.m.

The goal of the Newport Park Board is to develop, preserve, and enhance parks, natural settings and outdoor spaces for recreation, education, and enjoyment of area citizens.  The Newport Park Board collaborates with City Staff and Council, local businesses, volunteers, and other partners to achieve these goals.

Click here to view the agendas and minutes for the Park Board.

Park Board Members:

Emily White, Chairperson
Term Expires: 1/31/2023

John Graber, Board Member

Term Expires: 1/31/2024

Anita Perkins, Board Member
Term Expires: 1/31/2022

Kelly Stoffel, Board Member

Term Expires: 1/31/2022

Heidi Tweeten, Board Member

Term Expires: 1/31/2024

Jenna Johnson, Board Member

Term Expires: 1/31/2023

Park Board Liaison:

Laurie Elliott, Councilmember