Public Meetings
**** Park Commission Regular Meetings are temporarily to begin at  6:00 PM and resume to in person public meetings beginning June 28, 2021. *****

The Commission meets at The Morris County Cultural Center, 300 Mendham Road, Morris Township 07960 (unless otherwise noticed) in the auditorium.

Regular meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. (unless noted otherwise), usually on the fourth Monday of each month (except holidays).

Workshop sessions begin at 9:30 a.m. and usually on the second Tuesday of the month on a quarterly basis, unless noted otherwise.

Open Public Meetings Act

In the event that the Park Commission designates a meeting as a virtual meeting via the posted Agenda we will follow the standards set forth under Morris County Park Commission Resolution No. 99-20

  • Public comment may be provided in advance of the meeting and read at the meeting by a representative of the Commission on the public member’s behalf.  Public comment should be communicated in a way so that it can be read in no more than 5 minutes. All comments must be received the day of the formal meeting by 3:00 p.m. to be read at the meeting.  The Commission reserves the right to summarize duplicative comments.
    • E-mail - please provide your name and mailing address and send your public comment to  
    • U.S. Mail USPS – Please mail your comment to:
      • Morris County Park Commission
        Attn: Executive Director - Public Comments
        PO Box 1295
        Morristown, NJ 07962-1295.


Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq., THE MORRIS COUNTY PARK COMMISSION hereby notifies the public that a public hearing on its proposed application to the NJDEP’s Green Acres Program for a 25% matching Local Government Assistance Park Development Grant for Recreation Improvements at the Lewis Morris Park Russ Myers Recreation Area in Harding Township, New Jersey, will be convened at 6:00 p.m., prevailing time on Monday, June 28, 2021 at the Park Commission Headquarters, Cultural Center, 300 Mendham Road, Morris Township, New Jersey. The public hearing will be part of the regularly scheduled Park Commission meeting.The public is invited to submit comments at the hearing or to send written comments by mail to the Executive Director, Morris County Park Commission, P.O. Box 1295, Morristown, NJ 07962, or by email to by Friday, June 25, 2021. The Park Commission may take formal action to proceed with the grant application following the close of public comments that evening. Click for Project Description

January 12, 2021 - Workshop
January 25, 2021
January 25, 2021 Scoping Hearing 6:00 p.m.
February 22, 2021
March 22, 2021
April 13, 2021 - CANCELLED
April 26, 2021
May 24, 2021
June 28, 2021
July 13, 2021 - Workshop
July 26, 2021
September 27, 2021
October 12, 2021 - Workshop
October 25, 2021
November 22, 2021
December 13, 2021
January 11, 2022 - Workshop
January 24, 2022