Parks, Recreation, Public Property

Parks & Recreation Committee meets the first Tuesday of each month at 5:00pm.

This committee made up of 3 council members, one acting as committee chair. The job of this committee is to supervise and maintain recreational spaces owned by Huntingdon Borough. This includes improvements, maintenance, and concerns about Portstown Park, Flagpole Hill, Weaver Park, Merchant Park (Sixth Street), and Blair Park. Meetings include the business of approving last month’s meeting minutes, any reports from necessary partners, which can include Boomtown Huntingdon, the Borough Tree commission, ReInvision Huntingdon, etc., or general public (signed in visitors).

David Fortson, Chairman
Robert Jackson
Jennifer Powell

Each of these committee’s meetings are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. If you wish to bring a specific item before any committee please contact Borough Secretary, Richard King, to be included on the next month’s agenda by emailing