The Commission consists of nine citizens, with no more than six in the same political party. The citizen appointments are recommended by the Mayor, and approved by the Legislative Council. Other members of the Commission shall consist of two members of the Legislative Council, a member of the Development and Conservation Committee, and a member of the Parks and Recreation Committee.
Gerry Tobin, Clerk
David R. Schaefer
The Commission has one vacancy.
This commission is involved in the procurement, completion and oversight of the Farmington Canal project. This includes:
Assessing the availability of federal, state and local funds to monitor the procurement of such funds
Recommending all financial matters regarding the canal in conjunction with the Mayor and Legislative Council
Recommending improvements in the property to accomplish its purpose as linear park
Reporting bimonthly to the Mayor and Council on all matters regarding the Farmington Canal project