Administration

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. The Boneyard at Reliance Park Temporary Closure

    On Wednesday Erie’s dog park – The Boneyard – will be closed for maintenance. The closure is expected to last one day only, with the dog park re-opening on Thursday. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you and your four legged friends. Read on...
  2. 2017 Residential Tree Incentive Program

    The Town of Erie Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for the 2017 Residential Tree Incentive Program. Read on...
  3. 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...
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