Appointments were made to several advisory committees during the Gardner City Council’s Dec. 5 meeting.
Two positions were up for appointment on the Economic Development Advisory Committee. The recommendation was to approve Sylvia Fernald’ reappointment as recommended by Mayor Chris Morrow. Council approved.
Two positions were up for reappointment on the Citizens Police Advisory Committee, with terms expiring November, 2019. Recommendation was to reappoint Jennifer Schumaker, recommended by Morrow and the appointment of Danedri Herbert as recommended by Councilmember Kristina Harrison. Council approved.
Two positions were up for reappointment to the ADA Advisory Committee. Recommendations were: Barb Mallory (reappointment) recommended by Harrison, and Elizabeth Flora-Swick recommended by Morrow. Both were approved.
Two positions were up for reappointment to the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee with terms expiring December 2019. The recommendations were for: Jim Dean (reappointment) recommended by Morrow, and Jeff Pfeifer recommended by Councilmember Rich Melton .Dean was appointed to the committee; Melton said Pfeifer had called earlier and withdrawn his name from the consideration. Dean was approved.