Parks & Recreation Department

 Mission Statement

The Newton Parks and Recreation Department will provide traditional and innovative Recreation, Leisure and Cultural Activities in a quality environment for all residents of Newton, as well as managing the preservation, maintenance, and enhancement of the natural resources of the City.
View our new interactive park map!!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Public Space Survey

Water Fountain Survey

Robert J. DeRubeis, Commissioner

246 Dudley Rd
Kennard Park
Newton 02459

Events & Programs

Gath Pool Schedule - season closing date - Monday September 4

Crystal Lake Schedule - season closing date Sunday August 20



Crescent Street Housing & Reverend Ford Playground Expansion Project

Waban Hill Reservoir DRAFT Master Plan Report

Newton Highlands Playground Project

Farlow Park Pond & Bridge Project


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