Parks and Recreation
Sean Fletcher, Parks and Recreation Director
Denise Siegel, Recreation Manager
Mark Polega, Parks Manager
The Parks & Recreation Department oversees thirty-six parks and tot-lot playgrounds, including Bronson Park and the Fairmount Dog Park; manages the protection of physical and natural assets in the City; and provides recreation and leisure programs for youth, adults, senior citizens, and citizens with disabilities. All programs are open to anyone who wishes to participate, regardless of the challenges they face.
View the City of Kalamazoo's Parks and Recreation Master Plan (20.31 MB).
View the City of Kalamazoo's Needs Assessment Executive Summary - 2013 (310.17 kB)
View the City of Kalamazoo's Full Needs Assessment -2013 (1.73 MB)
Bicycle Paths and other information
Kalamazoo is working to make itself more Bike Friendly. For more information check out this website.
Michigan DNR Passport
Michigan's Recreation Passport to State Parks and So Much More! By purchasing the Recreation Passport when you renew your license plate registration, you'll experience state parks, recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, non-motorized trails, boat launches and hundreds of Passport Perks shopping discounts from around the state. You'll also support historic and cultural sites in state parks and grants for neighborhood parks. Click on the link above for more information on how to obtain your Michigan Passport.
PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENTMayors' Riverfront Park251 Mills StreetKalamazoo, MI 49048-2434Phone: 269-337-8191Fax: 269-552-6457