Parks & Recreation

The Brighton Parks & Recreation Department is dedicated to providing citizens with safe and enjoyable activities and services.  We invite you to explore our unique and exciting parks and programs.  With over 900 acres of municipal parkland including neighborhood, community, special use, and natural resource parks, multi-use trails and a variety of programs and special events for every age...we have something for everyone.

Parks/Open Space Division
These divisions are responsible for park maintenance, city forestry services, horticulture, open space and cemeteries.

Recreation Division
This division is responsible for sports, aquatics, fitness, recreation classes and senior center.

We strive to preserve, enhance, and protect our parks and open spaces while maintaining a vision for the future.  While you're here, view our Parts, Trails and Open Space Map and plan a visit to one of our 29 parks, 37 miles of trails and over 650 acres of parkland and open space.

Mission Statement
Our mission is to improve the quality of life for residents of all ages by developing and maintaining parks, open space and trails, and public facilities and providing quality recreation and senior citizen programs that maintain a balanced sense of community.

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Parks, Trails and Open Space Map
(Click on the picture or name to be taken to the map)