Parks & Recreation

Welcome! The Department of Parks and Recreation provides year-round programs and services for all ages and abilities throughout every neighborhood, spanning active sports and athletics, cultural enrichment opportunities and passive leisure experiences. Our Department maintains a diverse park system, including many playgrounds, active and natural recreational areas, and a full-service marina. Boating, fishing, picnicking, special events, basketball, softball, tennis, summer camps, swimming, hiking, gardening, senior recreation and therapeutic recreation are fun activities you can enjoy from our department.

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  1. Looking for Lifeguards!

    Summer jobs available through Parks and Recreation. Competitive pay!
  2. Memorial Day Weekend Update from Parks and Recreation

    Waterfront parks open weekends and holidays starting Saturday, May 28
  3. Children’s Fishing Derby Set for June

    The free event is geared towards students in grades K-8.
  4. New Rochelle Celebrates Arbor Day with Tree Planting

    Joined by students from Jefferson School, City plants a maple tree at D’Onofrio Park New Rochelle is celebrating 30 years as a Tree City! Read on...
  5. 250 Local Volunteers Rally to Beautify 12 New Rochelle Parks in City-wide Earth Day Clean-up Weekend

    Program connected residents with parks and readies sites for spring/summer season for community members and park-goers
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