Park Volunteer of the Year for 2004 Grit Youngquist Grit Youngquist helped organize volunteers to do park clean-ups several times a year at Lilydale Park and has helped assure that the park's natural … [Read more...]
Each year, we honor people who have worked for parks within Ramsey County at the Friends Annual Picnic.
Read about past awards below, or nominate someone yourself.
Peter Fischer received the Public Service Award, which is given to an appointed official who has given outstanding support for parks, trails and open space. Peter has three children and lives by … [Read more...]
Park Volunteers of the Year for 2002 - Karin DuPaul and Karlyn Eckman We normally do not give out Park Volunteer awards to two people, but these two people have done identical activities in two … [Read more...]
Linda Jungwirth - 2001 Park Citizen of the Year Linda Jungwirth received the Park Citizen of the Year Award from the Friends of the Parks and Trails for the exceptional work she has done surrounding … [Read more...]