Town Facilities Commission

Town Facilities Commission
c/o Office of the First Selectman
725 Old Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824


The Town Facilities Commission is charged with the implementation of building projects.


The Town Facilities Commission generally meets the second Monday of the month at 6:30 pm in the second floor conference room of the Old Town Hall, 611 Old Post Road. All schedules and locations are subject to change. Please check the Town Meetings Calendar for cancellations or location changes.

About the Town Facilities Commission

Term Length: Three Years (3 Term Limit)
# of Members: Nine
Appointing Body: Board of Selectmen and RTM
Party Balance Required?: Yes
Defined In: Town Code - Chapter 39A


The Town Facilities Commission is charged with the implementation of building projects.

Powers and Duties

Duties include:

  • Creating project building committees of less than full membership for implementation of individual building projects.
  • One to three members of a feasibility committee (appointed by the Board of Selectmen) for a project shall be assigned to a project building committee by appointment of the Town Facilities Commission
  • For town projects the first selectman may designate a representative to a project building committee.
  • For Board of Education projects, the superintendent of schools may designate a representative.
  • Being accessible to the town and the Board of Education as a resource regarding facilities planning, facilities management and utiity conservation
Duties may include:

  • Requesting to add members to a project building committee. Members must be appointed by the Board of Selectmen and the RTM.
  • Requesting the assistance of public officials of employees (purchasing, legal, building, fire marshall staff) to help carry out duties.
  • Requesting annual funding for clerical or professional services through the town budget process, under the Department of Public Works budget line.

Member Listing

This Commission has not meet since 2016. 

# Name (Party) Title Term
1 Howard Rosenbaum (U) Chair '16 7/2014 - 7/2017
2 Kenneth D. Jones (D) Vice Chair '16 7/2014 - 7/2017
3 Harry R. Ackley (R)   7/2014 - 7/2017
4 Stephen Pitaniello (U)   7/2015 - 7/2018
5 Rodney J. Van Deusen (D)   7/2015 - 7/2018
6 Richard A. Speciale (R)   7/2013 - 7/2016
7 Kimberly L. Marshall (D) Secretary '16 7/2016 - 7/2019
Donald C. DiMartino (R)    7/2013 - 7/2016
9 John J. Comerford (R)   7/2016 - 7/2019
ALT  [VACANT]    7/2016 - 7/2019