The Parks & Recreation Department is charged with providing recreational opportunities and quality recreational facilities for East Greenwich residents. Through consolidated efforts the Department collaborates with school programs and youth organizations and maintains all town and school properties.
The Parks & Recreation Department offers the community a year round comprehensive program. Three seasonal flyers are published with the details of programs and registration information which are mailed to all East Greenwich residents. Special event flyers are sent home in the school children's backpacks.
The Parks & Recreation Department manages the mooring permits and the waiting list for Town moorings in Greenwich Cove. The Town has 110 moorings (resident, non-resident and commercial) permits.The Department also manages the dinghy & kayak rack permits. Permits are renewed in March of each year. Available mooring permits are distributed to the waiting list applicants shortly after the renewal in early spring.