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Parks and Recreation Mission Statement

The mission of the York Parks and Recreation Department (YPRD) is to promote health and wellness of families and the community in all of its diversity.  The Parks division is responsible for the operations and maintenance of public buildings and grounds, parks, beaches, recreation facilities and all athletic fields.   The Recreation division offers a wide variety of comprehensive community enrichment programs, popular camps and tremendously successful and well attended events for participants of all ages.  Collectively, we are committed to building a vibrant community and our citizens of tomorrow.


Contact Us

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Contact Us

The Parks and Recreation Office is located at 192 US Rte 1 at Goodrich Park in York Maine. 
Office hours: M - F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Phone: 207-363-1040
Grant House 2

Parks and Recreation Advisory Board

The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Meets the Second Thursday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the Grant House at Goodrich Park.



Sohier Park Committee

The Sohier Park Committee meets the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. location TBD based on time of year and weather.



Parks and Recreation Administration

Peter Murray

Director of Parks and Recreation


Janice Callaghan

Administrative Assistant


Melissa Nickerson

Business Coordinator

Ryan, Dave, Josh Cropped

Parks and Facilities

Ryan Coite

Parks Superintendent


Josh Molton 

Parks Leadman


David DePerrio

Parks Maintenance Supervisor


Ben, Naomi, Robin Cropped

Natural Resources and Mt. Agamenticus

Robin Kerr

Parks Natural Resource Manager


Ben Jankowski

Conservation Stewardship Coordinator


Naomi Densmore

Conservation Outreach Coordinator

Andy Cropped - 1000

Recreation and Summer Camp

Andy Kaherl

Recreation Coordinator

Nick Cropped - 1000

Special Events and Enrichment

Nick Darby

Coordinator of Special Events and Enrichment


Megan Milburn

Performing Arts Director


Marquis - Cropped - 1000

Sohier Park and Nubble Light

Marquis MacGlashing

Sohier Park/Nubble Night Gift Shop Manager


Matt Rosenberg

Nubble Light Maintenance

CAL Staff

Center for Active Living

Art Jacobs

Program Coordinator


Kim Tilton



Sean Carey



Becky Osgood

Administrative Assistant 

Beach Operations Coordinator

Jeffrey Patten

Beach Operations Coordinator