About Sedalia Parks & Recreation

Mission Statement – Sedalia Parks and Recreation Department to offer an optimum number of recreation and leisure programs to our citizens.  Our goal is to provide facilities for the enjoyment of recreation and leisure through programs which are made available to the public.

The Sedalia Parks & Recreation Department oversees over 300 acres of park land and maintains 7 parks: Liberty, Centennial, Clover Dell, Hubbard, Housel, Katy, and Vermont Parks.  A wide array of sports, recreation activities, lessons and special events are available for citizens of all ages. Open space, parks, and trails provide opportunities to enjoy the natural beauty of Sedalia.

The Department is organized into two divisions: Park Maintenance and Recreation Services. 

Park Maintenance is responsible for the management, maintenance, and operation of parks, playgrounds, indoor and outdoor recreation facilities, athletic fields, grounds, and special events support. It is also responsible for the maintenance of small equipment and the capital replacement of the Parks & Recreation Department’s fleet.

Recreation Services provides a broad spectrum of leisure services to meet the needs of all segments of the community. This includes group and individual programming to promote a high quality of life through positive, social, cultural, psychological, emotional, and physiological development. The sections administers: Adult & Youth Sports Programming; Aquatics; Community Recreation & Special Events and Concessions.

Office HoursThe Parks & Recreation office is located at Liberty Park in the Convention Hall building; 1500 W. 3rd St., Sedalia, MO  65301 and is open 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  The Parks & Recreation Office telephone number is (660) 826-4930.

Meet Us

Amy Epple

Jeff Coleman
Parks Superintendent

Matt Harris
Project Manager


Matt Clevenger
Field Supervisor

Charles Amos
Charlie Babcock
Theresa Bates
Jeremy Bradley
Sheila Clark

Dugan Layton
Steve Moon
Michia Richardson
Shawna Yager


Courtney Fry
Recreation Superintendent

Savannah Lynde
Special Events & Marketing Manager

Tanner McKee
Recreation Supervisor

Clara Scott
Recreation Supervisor


Renaie Hoard
Executive Administrative Assistant

Jaymi Wells
Administrative Assistant

Park Board Commissioners

Jerry Case

Roy Poynter

Megan Simon

Jan Summers
Dan VanDyne

Connie Washington
Les Wolpers

Dr. Bill Woolery
Kristy Woolery

Park Board Meetings

Click on link for the monthly agenda: September 2021

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