On Madison Avenue, residents can also visit and join the YMCA, and there are a number of private fitness facilities that are available throughout the City.
The boardwalk recreation area contains a fishing pier, tables for chess, bike racks, and benches. There's a City-run marina that has ships and dry-docking facilities for more than 60 privately owned pleasure and fishing boats.
Features & Events
The department runs one in-ground pool, six fountain sprinkler systems and a spray park from July 4th until Labor Day. Throughout Mayor Bollwage's administration, a number of new playgrounds, and fields have opened, and the City's recreation system has undergone a complete overhaul.
Special events include the City's annual Easter Egg hunt and the annual Tour de Elizabeth.