Recreation & Parks Department

Department Responsibilities

The Recreation and Parks Department is responsible for the administration of a wide variety of high quality recreation programs and facilities which serve the residents of the Town. Programs are offered for individuals of all ages and include opportunities to participate in the arts, sports, aquatics, special events and various social activities on an active or passive basis. The focal point of Recreation Department activities is the Mount Pleasant Community Center and Town Pool Complex.

The department is also responsible for the maintenance of 14 Town parks, portions of 4 school sites and many ornamental and turf areas throughout the Town.

The Office of Elder Americans provides support services to senior citizens living within the Town. These services are designed to help seniors remain within the community and include a lunch program, home delivered meals, adult day care, case management, shopping, information and referral.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Kellie Rizzi Superintendent of Recreation (914) 742-2310
Elaine Donnelly Recreation Supervisor
James Passabat Recreation Supervisor
Jim Martorano Recreation Supervisor
Tom Vernile Recreation Supervisor (914) 742-2365
Steve Mott Parks Superintendent
Patrick Tufano Rec Attendant
Bruce Riehl Parks Foreman
Jon Petruzzelli Parks Foreman
Scott Naylor Assistant Parks Foreman
Manny Morales Maintenance Mechanic Repair
Chris Sena Parks Groundskeeper
Nicholas Gasparre Parks Groundskeeper
Kevin Valentine Parks Groundskeeper
Angela Portanova Senior Office Assistant
Jacqueline Abate Office Assistant