Open Space & Recreation Committee

Open space with snow

Agendas & Minutes

Please view the most recent agendas and minutes.


  • Mike Chapman, Chair, At-Large Member, 2020
  • Helen Bethel, At-large member, 2018
  • Francie Caudill, Coastal Stream Team Rep, 2020
  • Olga Hayes, Parks & Rec Committee Rep, 2019
  • Steve Gang, Conservation Commission Rep, 2022
  • Nicoloa McHugh, At-large member, 2021
  • Parker Harrison, Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee Rep


The purpose of the Open Space and Recreation Committee is to shephard through those actions which are identified in Manchester's Open Space and Recreation Plan, finalized in 2014. The committee convened its first meeting in June 2015 and is in the process of creating work plans for high priority actions slotted to be completed in the first two years.