Open Space & Recreation Commission (OSRC)

Brookview ship playground

Current Commissioners

  • John Cornelius, Chair,
    May 2022
  • Bob Mattison, Vice-Chair,
    May 2021
  • Roger Bergman,
    May 2022
  • Bill Delaney,
    May 2023
  • Kelly Kuebelbeck,
    May 2023
  • Matthew Sanders,
    May 2022
  • Dawn Speltz,
    May 2023
  • Linden Weiswerda,
    May 2021
  • Brian Wright,
    May 2021
  • Della Daml, Student,
    May 2021

Staff Liaison

  • Rick Birno, Director of Parks and Recreation

Advises, recommends, and assists Council in policies and plans relating to open space needs, parks and recreation programs, trail systems, and Brookview Golf Course. Members: Nine regular and one student. Term: Three-year staggered (one-year for student).

Meeting Day & Time

  • When: 6:30 pm, fourth Monday of each month (unless other notice is given) during Comprehensive Planning process
  • Where: Brookview, 316 Brookview Parkway S (unless otherwise noted)

OSRC meetings will be cancelled due to lack of an agenda if there is no business to be discussed or if there is no quorum.

Virtual Meetings During COVID-19 Outbreak

While in a local emergency under Minnesota Statute, section 12.37, the Golden Valley Open Space & Recreation Commission will conduct its meetings virtually via Cisco Webex. Meeting instructions will be available here when the agenda is posted.

  • To monitor the meeting on Webex, call 1-415-655-0001 and enter meeting code 177 023 3860.
  • For technical assistance, contact the City at 763-593-8007 or
  • If you incur costs calling in to the meeting, you may submit the costs to the City for reimbursement consideration.
  • Our top priority is maintaining the health and safety of our residents, staff, and the Golden Valley community. As the COVID-19 situation evolves, the COVID-19 page on the City website will have updated information about the status of closures, cancellations, and changes.

Minutes & Agendas

Agendas and minutes are posted here as soon as they become available. Minutes remain subject to approval at the next OSRC meeting.

2021 Meetings

  • Jan 25 Agenda | Minutes
  • Feb 23 Agenda | Video Joint Council/Boards/Commissions
  • March 23 Agenda | Minutes
  • April 26 Agenda | Minutes
  • May 24 Agenda | Minutes
  • June 28 Agenda | Minutes
  • July 26 Agenda | Minutes
  • Aug 23 Agenda | Minutes
  • Sept 27 Agenda | Minutes
  • Oct 25 Agenda | Minutes
  • Nov 22 Agenda | Minutes
  • Dec 27 Agenda | Minutes


Meeting Archive

View past years' OSRC Agendas and OSRC Minutes in the City's online document center.