Board of Park and Cemetery Commissioners

About the Board

The Board of Park and Cemetery Commissioners is comprised of seven members appointed by the Mayor, approved by the City Council, six shall be residents of the city and one may be a nonresident within the UGB. The term of office is three years. This volunteer board makes recommendation to the City Council. 

For more information on duties and responsibilities of the Park and Cemetery Board, check out WMC 2.20 located at!/Washougal02/Washougal0220.html#2.20

Meeting Time

  • Third Thursday of the month at 4-6 PM in-person in City Council Chambers and on Zoom


Click here to view the most recent park board presentations.

  • Matt Blecharz
    Position 1
    Term ends 6/2024
  • Vacant
    Position 2
    Term ends 6/2024
  • Tammy Mackey
    Position 3
    Term ends 6/2026
  • Myra Wicks
    Position 4 
    Term Ends 6/2025

  • Jennifer McDonald
    Position 5  
    Term ends 6/2025
  • Barbara Basnett
    Position 6
    Term ends 6/2026
  • Rory Straubel
    Position 7
    Term ends 6/2026
  • Michelle Wagner, Council Liaison


To learn how to volunteer on a city board, commission or committee, please visit the Become a Volunteer pageApplications are accepted year-round regardless of vacancy status and will be kept on file when vacancies become available.