Parks Commission

Meetings


  • 7 p.m.
  • First Thursday of every month
  • City Hall
    5520 Lacy Rd.
    Fitchburg,WI 53711

Agendas and Minutes


Parks Commission Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
 View Agendas and Minutes
 

Members 


Members serve 3 year staggered terms
Name
Term Expires
Committee Position
Phone Number
Eric Wilcots
2019   608-271-9244
Mark Vivian
2018   608-274-6413
Patrick Cheney   2020
608-271-6494
Alton Strange 2018   215-668-7259
Terra Theim
2019   608-886-2615
Suzie Genin  
2020   608-628-0601
Tom Clauder   2019  Alder 608-276-9109
Scott Endl
  Staff Contact
608-270-4288

Composition


The Park Commission shall consist of one alderperson and six citizen members.

Summary of Duties


The Park Commission shall review proposed plats and subdivisions and determine the size and location of any required park land dedications, or in lieu of fees. prepare master plans for the City's park system as well as for individual parks and present to Common Council for approval. The commission shall review and monitor city parks and recreational programs and recommend changes or additions, review and report to the common council on ordinances or proposals involving use of city parks and the City community center. Additionally, adopt policies and procedures, subject to common council direction, for rental and operation of the City park system and community center as well as to oversee the operation of all city-owned cemeteries.