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Parks, Recreation and Maintenance

The mission of the Shelby Parks, Recreation and Maintenance Department is to provide organized sports, leisure, cultural and educational programs, and outdoor recreational opportunities in a safe, healthy environment, providing members of the community with progressive recreational, cultural, leisure and educational programs.

Shelby Township's Parks, Recreation and Maintenance Department strives to offer a wide variety of quality programming, activities and events for all ages and interests.  The PRM Staff works year around to provide an ever-changing array of leisure opportunities that will enrich the lives of the members of our community.

Athletic Events and Leagues for Children, Adults, and Seniors Annual Holiday and Cultural Events Instruction in Sports, Fitness, and Dance Nature Center Events and Programming Senior Citizen Activities and Outings Workshops, Seminars, and Various Programs.

More than 1,100 acres of public parks offer a variety of recreational opportunities for all ages.  You’ll find athletic fields, biking and hiking trails, a fishing site, and basketball, volleyball, and tennis courts, as well as a number of picnic areas throughout our parks.  You’ll even find pavilions to rent for large groups such as graduation parties and family reunions, and a beautiful outdoor locale for family or wedding photos

Shelby Township’s parks and recreation catalog includes a listing of our current offerings. The publication is mailed to Shelby Township and Utica households and can also be downloaded here

Director Joe Youngblood
Parks, Recreation and Maintenance

Parks, Recreation and Maintenance Department Building 

Shelby Township Municipal Campus
52700 Van Dyke Ave.
Shelby Township, MI 48316-3572
Phone: (586) 731-0300
Fax: (586) 726-7228