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 […]
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.
Park Citizens of the Year 2003 Public Service Award – Peter Fischer
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 […]
2002 Friends of the Parks Annual Volunteer and Public Service Awards
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 […]
2001 Park Citizen of the Year Award and Other Honors
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 […]