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Community news: Fairfield food truck festival returning and more

August 19, 2021 |

The Fairfield Food Truck Festival is returning to Fairfield from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 3, at Jennings Beach in the town, after a one year absence because of the coronavirus pandemic, and following ...

Fairfield Equity Coalition lights Tree of Hope

September 16, 2020 |

The Parks and Recreation Commission chose the Fairfield Equity Coalition to be the first organization to light the Tree of Hope to honor the group's goal of equity for all starting with curriculum and programs ...

Ellery Plotkin: Longtime Fairfield resident and community member dies

April 6, 2020 |

He was a commissioner of the Fairfield Parks and Recreation Commission for a decade and a member of two Penfield Pavilion building committees. ... She said she served with him on the RTM, where he was the ...

Fairfield marina plan passes despite boater criticism

September 20, 2019 |

Marina plan passes despite boater criticism By Rachel Scharf FAIRFIELD - The Parks and Recreation Commission voted Wednesday in favor of a redesign plan for South Benson Marina. ... Option 11 was formulated by ...

Marina redesign, costs garner mixed reactions from boaters

April 25, 2019 |

"We're not recommending (any particular options or plan) yet," Parks and Recreation Commission Secretary Brian Nerreau said Tuesday, emphasizing that boaters come with an open mind regarding the different ...

American flags return to Sherman Green after banners were taken down

July 2, 2020 |

Kupchick said the Parks and Recreation Commission approved the Tree of Hope on Sherman Green in October 2019 with an agreement the tree would be lit from November through Jan. 15. ... "Park and Recreation ...

Parks and Rec to request additional testing

September 5, 2019 |

By Rachel Scharf FAIRFIELD- The Parks and Recreation Commission will request that the Board of Selectman conduct additional testing of town parks. ... In its initial accounting of projects that used fill from ...

Fairfield Board of Selectmen starts term on bipartisan note

December 5, 2019 |

The board also approved the appointments of Rob Scinto (R) to the Fire Commission, Kevin Kiley (D) to the Police Commission and Lefkowitz to the Water Pollution Control Authority. They also made the following ...

Questions swirl around areas possibly affected by toxic fill

August 9, 2019 |

Dorene Herron, who currently serves on the RTM, has resurfaced discussions of glass found in the town's soccer fields in 2015, at which the time she served on the Parks and Recreation Commission. ... In minutes ...

American flags return to Sherman Green after being taken down

July 2, 2020 |

Kupchick said the Parks and Recreation Commission approved the Tree of Hope on Sherman Green in October 2019 with an agreement the tree would be lit from November through Jan. 15. ... "Park and Recreation ...

Ban on beach smoking, vaping in Fairfield goes into effect without conflict

July 13, 2019 |

Ban on beach smoking, vaping goes into effect without conflict By Rachel Scharf FAIRFIELD - Few issues have been reported after the Parks and Recreation Commission voted in June to ban smoking and vaping at the ...

Boaters' input sought for long-term marina redesign plan

April 12, 2019 |

The Parks and Recreation Commission contracted Race Coastal Engineering, a Stratford-based waterfront consulting firm, to examine the condition of the marina last year. ... "We are so early in the process we ...

Soccer fields, playgrounds among sites to be tested for toxic fill

August 16, 2019 |

The town said it will add additional sites to the list as they are identified, but these 20 were identified as priorities because they are located on school properties or public parks. ... On the list are 13 ...

OPED: No smoking at the beach? Good luck with that

June 26, 2019 |

Well, here we are in summer 2019, and the Fairfield Parks and Recreation Commission voted this month to ban smoking smoking and vaping on all town beaches, including concession areas, and on all town parks and ...

Fairfield Selectmen deny library parking purchase, approve additional park testing

October 3, 2019 |

Meanwhile, the Selectmen voted unanimously in favor of a request by Parks and Recreation Director Anthony Calabrese that the town test all parks and fields under their jurisdiction that have not been identified ...

Letter: An open letter to Ridgefield Parks and Recreation Commission

February 21, 2019 |

The Ridgefield Press To the Editor:Since Nov. 15, 2018, there have been many communications with you via phone calls, meetings, letters, press articles, etc. regarding your decision to remove drop-in pickleball ...

Smoking, vaping banned on Fairfield beaches, parks, school fields

June 20, 2019 |

Rocha FAIRFIELD - Beachgoers will no longer be allowed to take a drag from cigarettes, Juuls or any other smoking devices after a ban was implemented by the Parks and Recreation Commission. ... The changes, ...

Parks and Recreation Commission proposes $4.7-million budget

February 12, 2019 |

The department's major capital requests include: $320,000 to replace one of six rooftop air conditioners at the recreation center; $201,000 for a 40-car parking lot expansion to serve the rec center and Founders ...

New Canaan Parks and Recreation Commission seeks answers about putting cameras in Waveny Park

June 14, 2019 |

That was the basic question asked by the chairman of the New Canaan Parks and Recreation Commission regarding having surveillance cameras in the park."... Director of Recreation Steve Benko said he is meeting ...

Fairfield looking to dredge channel next winter

December 13, 2018 |

"The marina needs to be dredged from time to time, it's something that happens regularly," Parks and Recreation Chairman Scott Walker said prior to the meeting. ... Walker invited those with questions to attend ...

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