The Parks & Recreation Administration Division is responsible for the following tasks within the Parks and Recreation Department:
  • Technical Advisor / Parks and Recreation Consultant to the board, Town Administration, and department heads
  • People development
  • Project management for department and inter-departmental projects
  • Facility planning, design, and development
  • Strategic and operations planning
  • Financial administration, including RFP / bid coordination and annual / supplemental budget preparation
  • Administrative support for the department, including inter-departmental relations

Our Vision

Elevate Your Experience, Erie Parks and Recreation

Our Mission

The Parks and Recreation Department builds community through the delivery of exceptional parks, open spaces, trails, facilities, programs, and services.

Our Values

  • Stewardship
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Service
  • Pride
  1. Looking for a Summer Job?

    Erie Parks & Recreation is currently accepting applications for positions this summer! Read on...
  2. We Want To Boast About Our PROST

    The BoT recently received an update on the soon to be published Parks, Recreation, Open Space and Trails (PROST) Master Plan. And because the PROST update contained so much good news, we thought we’d boast a bit and share a sneak preview with you. Read on...
  3. Christmas Tree Recycling Program

    Residents may drop off trees for recycling at Coal Creek Park, located in Historic Downtown Erie at the intersection of Cheesman and Kattell. The designated drop off area is located in the north parking lot and will be clearly marked. Read on...
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