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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Pulaski Park Pool Season Extended to August 25, 2018

With Spratt Park Pool scheduled to close for the season on Friday, August 17th, the pool season for Pulaski Park Pool has been extended to Saturday, August 25, 2018. Pulaski Park Pool will remain open August 18th to August 25th , 1:00pm to 7:00pm daily (weather permitting), with lap swimming
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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