PARKS & RECREATION ADVISORY COMMISSION

The Commission was created in 1976. The role of the Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission is to represent the citizens of Henrico County by district and to provide citizens with a unified voice in planning recreation and parks programs, activities and services. They meet on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the third floor conference room of the Human Services Building, 8600 Dixon Powers Drive.

Members:

Director of Recreation and Parks
Mr. Edwin C. Luther IV, Director of Recreation and Parks (Ex Officio)
Board of Supervisors
Hon. Tyrone E. Nelson
Brookland
Mr. Raiford F. Beasley
Mr. Thomas F. Kelley IV
Fairfield
Mr. Joseph L. Coleman Jr.
Mrs. Joyce B. Robinson
School Board
Hon. Lamont Bagby (Ex Officio)
Three Chopt
Mr. Joshua M. Dickerson
Mrs. Sandra M. Marshall
Tuckahoe
Mr. John A. Ficklin
Mrs. Anne D. Sterling
Varina
Mr. Thurgood O. Ampey
Mr. William M. Mackey Jr.

Terms: 3


HISTORIC PRESERVATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE (HPAC)

HPAC was created in February 1990. They meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 8:30 a.m. in the third floor conference room of the Human Services Building, 8600 Dixon Powers Drive.

Purpose
The Henrico Historic Preservation Advisory Committee advises the Henrico County Board of Supervisors regarding the identification, interpretation, rehabilitation, protection and preservation of historical and cultural resources located within the County.

Goals & Projects

  • Market and distribute historical publications.
  • Create and promote public awareness of historic preservation.
  • Develop a bureau of volunteer speakers, available upon request to share significant information to groups on Henrico’s local history.
  • Encourage the public to identify historical sites within the County not currently on the Inventory.
  • Provide information to interested citizens on the methods used in the preservation of historic properties.
  • Develop guidelines for determining the historical significance of County sites.
  • Promote the local historical plaque and roadside marker programs.
  • Celebrate significant historical events for public appreciation.
  • Recognize significant historic preservation projects on an annual basis.

Members:

Brookland
Ms. Sarah W. Pace
Mrs. Robin D. Smith
Fairfield
Mrs. Vee J. Davis
Mrs. Charlotte W. Melton
Recreation and Parks
Mr. Edwin C. Luther IV, Director of Recreation and Parks
Three Chopt
Mr. John E. McDonald Jr.
Mr. G. Norwood Nuckols Jr.
Tuckahoe
Mrs. Beverley H. Davis
Mrs. Charlie S. Rappold
Varina
Mrs. Jeanne E. McNeil
Henry L. Nelson Jr., Ed.D.

Terms: 2