Richland City Hall is closed to the public until further notice. Residents can place utility payments in the drop box located on the southwest side of the building. Payments and requests for service can also be made on-line, by emailing or by calling (509) 942-1104.

Building department and planning applications, including plan submittals, will be accepted electronically. Contact 509-942-7794 or for more information. 

Parks and Recreation Commission

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  • Council Chambers at City Hall - 625 Swift Blvd., Richland, WA 99352
  • Second Thursday of each month - 7:00 pm


  • 6:00 pm
  • Fourth Thursday of each month
  • Richland Community Center - 500 Amon Park Dr., Richland, WA 99352

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are also available following approval.


Term Expiration Date

Maria Gutierrez, Chair

March 31, 2021

James Buelt, Member

March 31, 2023

Eric Andrews, Member

March 31, 2022

Nancy Doran, Vice Chair

March 31, 2021

Barry Richards, Member

March 31, 2021

Craig Sloughter, Member

 March 31, 2022

Samantha Mason, Member

 March 31, 2023

Sadie Smith, Youth Member

 March 31, 2021

Vacant, Youth Member

 March 31, 2021


The purpose and intent of the Parks and Recreation Commission is to advise the City Council based on public input on:

  • City-provided facilities
  • Civic beautification in order to enhance the quality of life
  • Environmental and cultural preservation
  • Programs for recreation 


  • Joe Schiessl, Parks and Public Facilities Director and Staff Liaison - (509) 942-7578
  • Sandra Kent, Council Liaison