Parks Commission


  • 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • First Thursday of each month
  • City Hall  
    389 Congress St.
    Portland, ME 04101
  • Room 24 (Basement Level)



Meeting minutes are available following approval.
 Agenda | View All Agenda's and Minutes


Parks Commission Annual Report 2014-2015

City Council Members

  • Councilor Belinda Ray

Commission Members

  • Carol Hutchins
  • Craig Lapine
  • Cynthia Loebenstein
  • Diane Davison, Chair 
  • Dory Waxman, Vice-Chair
  • Jaime Parker
  • Meri Lowry
  • Michael Mertaugh
  • Nathan Robbins
  • Steve Morgenstein
  • Travis Wagner

2016 Green Space Gathering
​The Parks Commission 6th annual Green Space Gathering will be held on October 20, 2016 at King Middle School. Please click the link below

2014 Green Space Gathering
This years Green Space Gathering was held on October 2 at Ocean Gateway. Our keynote speaker was Elizabeth Vizza, Executive Director; Friends of the Public Garden, Boston Commons.  Local cable CTN5 recorded the event for the Parks Commission.
About the Commission
The commission meets with director of Parks, Recreation & Facilities to review projects and proposals. The commission also receives citizen input to provide recommendations to the director of Parks, Recreation & Facilities and the City Council.