Department of Public Works
Parks & Cemeteries

  1. Parks
  2. Cemeteries
Public Works maintains about 120 acres of recreational playing fields, Musante Beach Recreational Facility and miles of bicycle paths within the City of Northampton.

Parks and Recreation Fields
  • Arcanum Field
  • Agnas Fox Field
  • Sheldon Field
  • Ellerbrook Field
  • Maines Field
  • Florence Fields
  • Veterans Field
  • Francis P. Ryan Bikeway
  • Musante Beach
  • Academy of Music
Street Parks
  • Trinity Row Park
  • Sojourner Truth
  • Kolodzinski Park (Florence Center Fountain)
  • Park St WWII Memorial
  • and 15 others

Responsibilities include:
  • Grass cutting
  • Irrigation maintenance
  • Litter pick-up
  • Marking and maintenance of grass fields and field houses
  • Maintenance of parking areas and fences at the fields
  • Ball field rebuilding and repair
  • Safety village set-up
This unit coordinates with the Recreation and School Departments on:
  • Baseball and soccer scheduling
  • Safety village
  • Modification requests for the refurbishing of parks and playground areas
Special topic:  Pulaski Park Renovation