Open Space Review Board


  • Meetings are held at 5:30 p.m.
  • Meetings are held quarterly on the fourth Monday of the month, with one organizational meeting on the fourth Monday in January


  • Ted Leisenring - Chair
  • Brookings Gardner - Vice Chair
  • Erik Hetzel - Secretary
  • Michael Devine

  • Marie Quinn Johnson
  • Robert Kacergis
  • Jeffrey Vincent

        Staff Liaison: Mary Hundt, Parks & Recreation Director


§ 29-7. Powers and duties of the Open Space Review Board as identified in the Willistown Township Code under Chapter 29, Open Space Review Board, are as follows: To identify, review, evaluate and rate the relative desirability of interests in real property to be acquired by the Township; and submit recommendations to the Board of Supervisors for its consideration to acquire such interests in real property. To recommend to the Board of Supervisors procedures for: (1) Reviewing open space property interests. (2) Rating the relative desirability of interests in particular parcels of real property. (3) Establishing the price the Township will pay for acquisition of real property interests.

There is hereby created the Willistown Township Open Space Review Board, which shall consist of seven members appointed by the Board of Supervisors of Willistown Township, which may include one or more members of the Board of Supervisors, one member of the Environmental Advisory Council, (The Environmental Advisory Council, formerly described in Ch. 13, was terminated 5-14-2012 by Ord. No. 1-2012) one member of the Parks and Recreation Board and one representative of the Willistown Conservation Trust.

View the entirety of Chapter 29, Open Space Review Board, of the Willistown Township Code.

View the Open Space Project Summary