Parks, Recreation and Forestry

Responsibilities


It is the responsibility of the Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department to maintain:
  • City parks
  • Ballfields
  • Playgrounds
  • Boat launches
  • Trails (ATV, snowmobile, cross-country skiing)
  • Urban trees
  • Recreational areas
  • Outdoor ice rinks

Services



In addition to the responsibility of maintenance, the Parks & Recreation Department provides the following services:
  • Park/ballfield reservations
  • Boat launch permits
  • Bayside Sounds concerts
  • Summer playground program
  • Archery hunting permits for City hunting areas
  • Cross-country ski trail permits
  • Special Event permits