Parks & Recreation

News & Announcements

Meet Our Staff: Brian Laffin, Superintendent of Parks & Recreation

This is definitely a busy time for Brian Laffin, our Superintendent of Parks & Recreation at the City of Poughkeepsie. The good weather means people and organizations are utilizing the parks, and the city provides some excellent opportunities to get outside and walk around or to participate in an organized
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Pickleball Courts Open at Spratt Park & Pulaski Park

Pickleball courts are now available at Spratt Park and Pulaski Park! Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in the country. The game combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. Players use large paddles to hit a ball, similar to a Wiffle Ball, over a small net. Learn more about the
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Parks and Recreation is responsible for:

  • The administration and planning maintenance and supervision of all recreation and parks.
  • Coordinating special events on City property and supplying equipment for same.
  • Scheduling and docking at Waryas Park.

For park locations, hours of operation, sports programs, and league information please call (845) 451-4100