Parks & Recreation

Mission
To provide the best in Parks and Recreation services for all residents of Sterling Heights as efficiently and effectively as possible. 
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             NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD
FOR
PROPOSED PARKS, RECREATION, AND NON-MOTORIZED MASTER PLAN

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 7:30 p.m., the City Council for the City of Sterling Heights will convene in the Council Chambers located at 40555 Utica Road, Sterling Heights, Michigan 48313 to conduct a public hearing on and consider the adoption of the proposed 2017 – 2021 Parks, Recreation, and Non-Motorized Master Plan (Master Plan).

NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that the Master Plan is a planning tool to guide the development of recreational facilities and locations over the next five (5) years.  The Master Plan is required to be reviewed and revised every five (5) years.  The Master Plan identifies short and long term recreation needs, develops policies and programs to address those needs, and identifies possible funding sources.  An approved Master Plan is required to gain eligibility in order to apply for Natural Resource Trust Fund grants through the State of Michigan.

Proposed Parks, Recreation and Non-Motorized Master Plan 2017 - 2021 (PDF)
Parks, Recreation and Non-Motorized Master Plan 2017 - 2021

NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that a copy of the Master Plan is available for review at the following locations:

Sterling Heights Recreation Center
40620 Utica Road
Sterling Heights, MI 48313

Sterling Heights Public Library
40255 Dodge Park Road
Sterling Heights, MI 48313

NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that a copy of the Master Plan is accessible through the City’s website, and can be found above.

NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that public comments on the Master Plan will be received during the month of November, 2016. Those persons interested in submitting public comment can note their feedback on the blank pages at the back of the hard copies located at the Recreation Center and Library, mail or deliver them to the Parks and Recreation Department, Attn: Master Plan, 40620 Utica Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313, or submit by email at recreation@sterling-heights.net

NOTICE DATED: MONDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2016

On April 1, 2016, the Parks and Recreation Department began using new recreation software. If you were an online customer prior to April 1, 2016, you will need to create a new online account as all old accounts are now expired and invalid.

If you have registered in person at the Recreation, Nature or Senior Center after April 1, 2016 and would like to open an online account, please email us at recreation@sterling-heights.net for assistance.

2016/17 Winter/Spring City Magazine

2017 Winter/Spring City Magazine

Parks and Recreation Registration Form