Parks & Recreation Commission

Town Meeting 1979 Article 6 - The New Durham Parks and Recreation Commission is appointed by the Selectmen whose function shall be to oversee the successful operation and development of recreational activities within the town. RSA 31:44-31:50a.

BOS Meeting January 5, 2017 - Voted to reduce the commission membership from 7 to 5 members.

Town Meeting 2001 Article 17 - Established a recreational revolving fund in accordance to RSA 35b:2 and named the Parks and Recreation Commission as agents. The town treasurer shall have custody of all monies in the fund and shall pay out only upon order of the Parks & Recreation Commission.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Celeste Chasse Parks & Recreation Director (603) 859-5666

Commission Members

Name Title
Doug Perkins Member (2017)
Mark D'Entremont Member (2020)
Andrew Hernandez Member (2019)