Recreation Department

Overview

Town of Amherst Strives to be a vibrant and energetic place to live, work and play. The Recreation Department aims to enhance the quality of life and meets the needs of every citizen within the community by providing leisure opportunities for all. 

Rec Dept

The department is also responsible for economic development, communications, marketing, promotions and special events for the municipality.

 

Office Location

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Contact

Director: Bill Schurman
Phone: (902) 667-6504
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Business Development Officer: Andrew Fisher
Phone: (902) 664-6580
Fax: (902) 667-5409
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Facilities Coordinator: Corey Crocker
Phone: (902) 667-6503
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Marketing & Communications: Karen Brookins
Phone: (902) 694-6265
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Horticulturist: Chelsea Baird
Phone: (902) 694-2276
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Active Living Coordinator: Tamara Porter
Phone: (902) 694-2161
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Administrative Assistant: Kathy Lake
Phone: (902) 667-4504
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Documents

Recreation - February, 2017 Report (Page 1)

Recreation - February, 2017 Report (Page 2)

Recreation - November, 2016 Report

Recreation Master Plan Summary

2016 Amherst Recreation Master Plan

Municipal Physical Activity Strategy

Active Transportation Plan (Draft)

2017 Summer Events Bulletin

Pilot Project: No-Fee Ice Rentals for Youth Programs

Ice Allocation Policy

Key Messages No Fee Ice Rental Youth Programs

Pilot Project 2016-2017 Ice Season

No Fee Ice Presentation