Friendship City Commission


The Friendship City Commission is charged with maintaining an ongoing friendship city relationship with Heredia, Costa Rica for mutual community-wide enrichment. The Commission is composed of nine members, including two non-resident members, who are appointed for three-year terms and two youth appointments for a one-year term.


The Friendship City Commission holds quarterly meetings (February, May, September, and November) on the third Thursday at 7:00 p.m. at Wood Lake Nature Center (unless otherwise noted).

A special August 19, 2021 meeting will be held via WebEx virtual meeting.  Click to join the August 19, 2021 Friendship City Commission Meeting

Commission Members

Staff Contact

Paul Smithson,
Nature Center Manager;