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Park Rules



Town of Poughkeepsie Parks Rules

The Town of Poughkeepsie has twenty two parks scattered throughout the town. These town parks fall into three categories: Neighborhood Parks, Community Parks and a Passive-Use Park Preserve.

Park Rules (abbreviated see Town Code section 148 for complete list)
• Use of our parks by groups of more than 20 people require a permit issued by the Recreation Department. • Park hours are sunrise to sunset • No alcohol is allowed. • No ATVs, motor vehicles, mini-bikes or snowmobiles allowed. • Dogs are not permitted on or around athletic fields.  Where they are allowed they must be leashed and picked up after. • No hunting or carrying firearms.