Parks & Recreation

News & Announcements

City Makes Multi-Million Commitment to Parks

At the April 19 Common Council meeting, city officials presented their plans for a $3 million commitment to investments in the city’s parks over the next three years. The “PKGO-Parks Plan” will focus on rebuilding and replacing aging equipment and make major upgrades to the parks. The city has 18
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City Has Openings for Summer Positions in Anticipation of Opening Its Pools

The city has posted summer seasonal positions in anticipation of openings its pools. A final determination will be made based on whether the city can adhere to the state safety and staff  requirements in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. The city has openings for pool attendants who are responsible for
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Poughkeepsie Senior Softball for 2021

There are openings in both the A division and the B division for players interested in playing senior slow pitch softball in 2021. The league plays on Monday mornings, starting at 9:30. Teams are drafted each year from a list of all players committed to playing. The A division drafts
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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