Our Record

We have made substantial investments in Scotch Plains’ parks and recreation programs over the past four years, and we are just getting started!


Brookside Park

  • The 2024 Municipal Budget supports constructing permanent pickleball courts at Brookside for residents of all ages to enjoy!

Kramer Manor Park

  • The 2024 Municipal Budget also included funds to resurface the two basketball courts and seven tennis courts at Kramer Manor Park

Green Forest Park

  • Prior budgets included authorizations for improvements to Green Forest Park. One new tennis and two new pickleball courts are open as of March 2024!
  • A multi-use court designed for futsal and hockey is anticipated to be finished this spring!  Click on this link for more information.

Greenside Playground

  • The township previously authorized improvements to Greenside playground with support from Union County. The playground was completed last year and this fantastic and fully fenced park is a great place for young children to play. Click on this link for more information.

Haven Park

  • The 2024 Municipal Budget included improvements to Haven Park, including a new basketball court, fencing and more! Click on this link for additional information.

Southside Field

  • In 2021, the Township initiated a partnership with the SPF Soccer Association to complete needed improvements to Southside field to ensure safer play for residents of all ages! Click this link for more information.

Scotch Plains Township is safer than it has ever been because of changes our Police Department and Fire Department have made

The Township has expanded its Recreation Senior Services over the past four years, including a senior nutrition program, senior activities (such as a senior trip, senior yoga, board games, puzzles, cards and jeopardy) and so much more! Visit https://www.tapinto.net/towns/scotch-plains-slash-fanwood/sections/community-life/articles/scotch-plains-launches-senior-survey for more information.