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Parks and Recreation

The Parks and Recreation Board is comprised of nine members who make recommendations on all park related issues, including improvements, equipment and the scheduling of activities in Township parks. If you would like to reserve the pavilions located in Arnold Park or the Allison Parkette, please contact the Township office.

The Parks Committee undertook a Parks, Recreation and Open Space Plan study in 2015, meeting with user groups and the community.   It was formally adopted by the Board of Supervisors in July of 2016.  This plan looks at the Township's Recreational Facilities, programs, needs and opportunities.  Please take time to read the entire Parks Recreation and Open Space Plan or the Executive Summary


Family Movie Night at the Allison Parkette

Sunday, August 19 – Dusk

 

Peter Rabbit

 

 


PAVILION RENTALS

Please contact the Chartiers Township Parks Department in the Community Center for inquiries and availability of our 2 pavilions available for rental: 724-485-2126.

Arnold Park Pavilion:  $75.00 for Residents and $100.00 for Non-Residents

Allison Parkette Pavilion:  $50.00 for Residents and $100.00 for Non-Residents

Both pavilions require an additional $50 damage deposit payment separate from the rental fee & it will be destroyed after the event if there is no damage

Park use Reservation Reguest Form

After completing the pavilion request form, please return your form and payment to the Chartiers Township Community Center – 2013 Community Center Drive, Houston, PA 15342. Please call to make sure your date is available before sending payment.

Office Hours.

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 9am-4pm

Wednesday: 9:30am-4pm

Thursday: 9am-4pm

Friday: 9am-4pm

Appointments only for evenings and weekends

PLEASE NOTE: HOURS MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

 


 

 

 

Parks and Recreation Board (5 year term)

Meets 1st Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

Monica Fetsko

2016-2020

Karen Kovac

2016-2017

Charlotte Strimel

2014-2018

Bronwyn Kolovich

2014-2018

Betsy Heinz

2015-2019

Jessica Tedrow

2016-2019

Lisa Renko

2016-2020

Michael Kolovich (CHSD Rep)

2016-2020

Helaina Teahan

2017-2021

Parks and Recreation Director

Staff Liason

 

Friends of the Park (3 year term, staggered initial terms)

Meets 4th Thursday at 6pm.

 Bill Evans

2014-2016

Linda Jardini

(2015) 2016- 2017

Bill Bryker

(2015) 2016-2017

Jill Keefer

2016-2018

Carol Warcholak

2016-2018

Parks and Recreation Director

Staff Liason

 

Parks Committee (3 year term, staggered initial terms)

Meets: Second  Wednesday at 4:00 pm

Dave Mileto

2015-2017

Raymond Margiotta

2015-2017

James Johnston

2016-2018

Michael Kolovich (CHSD Rep)

2016-2018

VACANT 2017-2019

 

Staff Laison