Parks Commission


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

Agendas and Minutes

Parks Commission agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
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Members serve 3 year staggered terms
Term Expires
Committee Position
Phone Number
Christopher Sina
2025   608-515-6614
Sarah Schroeder 2024   608-520-0410
Patrick Cheney  2023
Heidi Reynolds 2024   608-695-1867
Susan Easterday  2025   608-628-9910
Katie MacDonald  
2023   608-438-4253
Julia Arata-Fratta  2023  Alder 608-698-6256
Scott Endl
  Staff Contact


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.