Minot leaders approve Park District, Rec Commission merger

MINOT, N.D. – The Minot City Council has approved an agreement to merge the Minot Park District and the Minot Recreation Commission, according to a spokesperson for the city.

The council signed off on the merger at Monday evening’s full City Council meeting. It would consolidate the two departments into one, with the Park District leasing the rec facilities currently owned by the city.

The Park Board will take up the issue Tuesday. If approved, the merger goes into effect April 1.