The Park, Recreation, and Forestry Committee is advisory to the Town Board who makes all final decisions. The powers and duties of The Committee are to make recommendations to the Town Board regarding:
The Park, Recreation & Forestry Committee shall also:
- Make recommendations to the Zoning & Planning Commission on preliminary plats, certified survey maps, or planned development districts regarding land dedications or fees in lieu of land dedications for parks required under subdivision ordinances.
- Study and develop forms of recreation in public parks, playgrounds, and other property.
- The Committee is responsible for the implementation of the Comprehensive Park and Outdoor Recreation Plan and the updating of the plan as needed. It will recommend new park locations and park amenities, as well as improvements to existing parks and trails.
- Establish any subcommittees from its membership the Committee deems prudent and necessary to carry out the Committee’s powers and duties.
Meets the after the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:00 PM at the Community Center, 3700 Dickinson Road. The Committee consists of five members, each serving 3-year term.
Agendas & Minutes
Jason Shanda (Chairman)
Nicole Van Helden
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