Northville Parks and Recreation
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Parks and Recreation, 700 W. Baseline Road, Northville, Michigan 48167


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Mission Statement

The Mission of the Northville Parks & Recreation Department is to provide opportunities for the community to enjoy recreational activities using existing resources and to plan strategically for future needs.

Fish Hatchery Park

Family at a park

Fort Griswold Playground

Middle Rouge River
Park Bench

Northville Parks & Recreation is a shared service of the City of Northville and the Charter Township of Northville and is overseen by an advisory commission made up of residents of the city and township with a representative of the Northville Board of Education. Full-time staff members include a director, recreation superintendent, parks superintendent, and parks supervisor, and additional part-time staff members. The Northville Senior Adult Services Program is also a function of Northville Parks & Recreation. Staffing there includes a full-time coordinator and program supervisor, along with several part-time support staff members.

The Parks & Recreation Department operates two indoor facilities:

  • Recreation Center at Hillside, located at 700 W. Baseline, with:
    • An L-shaped indoor swimming pool with lap lanes, able to accommodate up to 125 people
    • Two full-sized gymnasiums
    • Numerous multi-purpose meeting/classrooms
    • Fitness rooms
  • The Northville Community Center, located at 303 W. Main Street, offering:
    • Beautiful banquet room and kitchen
    • Cozy living room with fire place
    • Numerous multi-purpose meeting rooms
    • Gymnasium with bleachers

The Department operates five community park facilities:

  • Ford Field
  • Fish Hatchery Park
  • Henningsen Park
  • Northville Community Park
  • Millennium Park

Among the many services offered by Northville Parks and Recreation are:

  • Youth classes, activities, and athletics including baseball, basketball, lacrosse, soccer, softball, and swimming
  • Adult classes, activities, and athletics including badminton, basketball, softball, table tennis, volleyball, pickleball
  • Senior adult classes, activities, and athletics
  • Complete aquatics program including both group and private lessons, water aerobics and open swim
  • Special programs such as Trick or Treat Trail and Northville Nite (Be sure to check our Activities Brochure for the complete listing.)

County Links

Oakland County Parks and Recreation Department
Wayne County Parks and Recreation Department





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2017 City of Northville Parks and Recreation
Northville Parks & Recreation, 700 W. Baseline Rd., Northville, MI 48167
Phone: 248-349-0203, Fax: 248-380-8611
Hotline (after 4:00pm): 248-449-9951
Recreation Center at Hillside Office Hours
Effective February 2, 2015 are:
8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday-Friday

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