Recreation Commission


  • Chairperson
  • Dawn Delaney 12/31/2022
  • Vice Chairperson
  • Tara Tosti 12/31/2026
  • Secretary
  • Alicia Gardner
  • Township Committee Liaison
  • Vera Rumsey


Terry Beshada                                 12/31/2025

Gina McCabe-Richardson              12/31/2022

Timothy Reilly                                  12/31/2023

Joanne (Tanya) Stark                      12/31/2024

Lou Sylvester                                   12/31/2026

Michael Carovillano                        12/31/2023



   About the Recreation Commission

The Board of Recreation Commissioners shall consist of seven members, who shall be designated Commissioners, and two alternate members, who shall be designated as Alternate No. 1 and Alternate No. 2, all of whom shall be residents of the Township and shall be appointed in the manner prescribed by N.J.S.A. 40:12-1 and 40:12-1.1. All appointments shall be for a term of five years and shall be so staggered that the term of at least one Commissioner, and not more than two Commissioners, shall expire in each year.

Commissioners shall formulate plans for the development and improvement of the public park and playground lands now or hereafter owned by the Township; propose methods or arrangements for the proper maintenance and care of such lands and the improvement thereof; formulate rules and regulations for the public use of park and playground lands and improvement thereof; determine annually what sums may be necessary for the improvement, care and maintenance of the public park and playground lands within the Township; and recommend to the Township Committee, in writing, the amounts necessary to be raised for that purpose.

Schedule of Meeting Dates 2022

The Stillwater Township Recreation Commission, County of Sussex, New Jersey will hold regular meetings on the First Monday of each month, unless it is a legal holiday or is otherwise noted, beginning at 7:00 p.m. Emergency Workshop Meetings will be held the third (3RD) Monday, if needed. Emergency Workshop Meetings will be held at 964 Stillwater Rd with No Zoom option.  Regular meetings shall be held In-Person and via Zoom; and the following is a list of the dates and Zoom links for regular meetings:

Regular Meetings
Zoom Link
January 5, 2022 (Wednesday)(Regular/Reorganization)
February 7, 2022
March 7, 2022
April 4, 2022
May 2, 2022
June 6, 2022
Volunteer Field 919 Middleville Rd (No Zoom)
July 6, 2022 (Wednesday)
Veterans Field 932 Pond Brook Rd (No Zoom
August 1, 2022
Stillwater Park 931 Swartswood Rd (No Zoom)
September 7, 2022 (Wednesday)
Community Center 931 Swartswood Rd (No Zoom)
October 3, 2022
November 7, 2022
December 5, 2022
January 4, 2023 (Wednesday)(Regular/Reorganization)

All applications and information can be found at

The Daily New Jersey Herald and Sunday Herald are hereby designated as the official newspapers for legal publication for the Stillwater Township Recreation Commission.

Adopted:  January 5, 2022                                                                                                                  Alicia Gardner, Secretary

Meeting Minutes

Stillwater Community Center Calendar

View the Town Calendar

Ordinance 2021-08 – Parks Rec – Lighting – Amending Chapter 289 (1)

Submit Field Concerns

2022 Field Use Form-Waiver-Ordinance

Recreation Commission

Visit the Office of Emergency Management page for links and the latest information

VIEW THE 2022 BUDGET – Introduced – Public Hearing and Adoption is May 3, 2022