Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department

Site: Burlington - 426 Brant St

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Record #: BTN4059 Last Modified: 10 Jun 2014 Last Full Update: 21 Feb 2014 Update Schedule: 07 Mar 2015
Record Owner: BTN Date Created: 28 Jun 1994 Date Deleted: N/A  
Location
AddressBurlington City Hall
426 Brant St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
 
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Contact Information
Office PhoneGeneral inquiries 905-335-7736;  
Registration 905-335-7738;  
Special needs 905-332-1996 ext 6248;  
Facility rentals, field & parks bookings 905-335-7738; 
Special events 905-335-7704
Toll Free Phone1-877-213-3609
FaxOffice 905-335-7782; 
Registration and bookings 905-335-7837
Organization Emailregistrations@burlington.ca
Websitecms.burlington.ca/Page40.aspx
Social MediaFacebook Twitter
Primary ContactCustomer Service; Phone: 905-335-7738
Alternate ContactDoug Pladsen, Planner, Community Development, Sport; Phone: 905-335-7627
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionThe City of Burlington Parks and Recreation Dept. provides recreation and leisure programs and facilities. 
Service Level(10) Local Government
Primary ExecutiveChris Glenn, Director of Parks and Recreation
FundingCity / Town ; Fees
Agency Sites
Agency Services
Description and Service Details
Service DescriptionThe City of Burlington Parks and Recreation Dept. provides recreation and leisure programs and facilities. 
 
For recreation programs and facilities, see current Live & Play Guide 
 
Major Services: 
* deliver leisure services in partnerships with local private and nonprofit groups and sponsors 
* provide general interest recreation programs for pre-schoolers, youth, teens, and adults 
* provide recreation program services to disabled preschoolers, youth, teens and adults. Many general interest programs are accessible to persons with special needs. 
* organize senior citizens' activities for persons over 55 years of age at the Burlington Seniors' Centre and other locations 
* provide music development for children ages 3 years and up 
* provide arena facilities and programs 
* offer instructional and recreational swimming at four indoor pools and two outdoor pools for all ages from infants to seniors 
* offer resource support services to volunteer community organizations 
* offer organizational assistance for community special events 
* provide high quality leadership, staff and volunteer training 
* plan parkland, multi-purpose bike/pathways, maintain/operate arena and pool facilities, major playing fields, beach and marina facilities and an 18-hole municipal golf course
HoursCity Hall Mon-Fri 8:45 am-4:30 pm * other facility hours vary
Areas ServedBurlington
Eligibilitysome programs have age restrictions
Applicationregistration by RecExpress Internet * touch-tone phone * in person * by mail * fax
LanguagesEnglish
FeesProgram - vary depending on program and location ; Fee assistance available.
Directory Description and Headings
Seniors Directory DescriptionAH
Seniors Directory HeadingsLeisure / Education
Site Information
Located In CommunityBurlington (Central Burlington)
Address & Map
Burlington City Hall
426 Brant St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
 
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Nearest Main IntersectionBrant St and James St
Mailing AddressPO Box 5013 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesAdministrative Entities ~ Sports/Recreation Issues ; City/County Parks ~ Administrative Entities ; Parent/Child Activity Groups
SubjectsParks ; Physical fitness ; Recreation services ; Sports and fitness centres
Other Details
Resources AvailableLive & Play Guide: spring issue in February * summer issue in May * fall/winter issue in August