Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee

About the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee 
The Township of Morris Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee is appointed by the Township Committee. There are a total of 21 members, each member is appointed for a 3-year term. The Advisory Committee meets the third Thursday of selected months at 7 p.m. at the Township of Morris Municipal Building.

The Committee is responsible for the review and implementation of long-range plans for recreation programs and parks. This includes parks needs assessments, development, program volunteer support, and liaison with local recreation providers.


View the calendar for meeting dates.

Agendas & Minutes

Minutes are available following approval.

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Three members serve a one-year term and 18 members serve a two-year term.

Member Term Expires
William V. Ravitz, Deputy Mayor2023
Mark Gyorfy, Mayor2023
William Foelsch, Parks & Rec Director2023
Thomas Buchner2024
Robert Becht
Samuel Pagano
Richard Mauer
Barbara Byrnes2023
Frank Moronski2023
Edward J. Thornton2023
Richard A. Watson2023
Steve Tractenberg2024
Kathleen Hyland2023
Nicole Pittaluga2024
Pamela Watson2024
David Hudak2023
Tanya Van Order2023
Jacqueline Cochran-Peoples2024
Andrea Smith2023