Parks & Recreation

The Parks & Recreation Department is in the process of updating its 5-Year Master Plan.

Click here to view the presentation that was provided at the Stakeholder Workshop.

A draft copy of the City of Portland 2018-2022 Five-Year Park & Recreation Plan is available for review and public comment for a period of 30 days, beginning Monday, January 15, 2018, at Portland City Hall located at 259 Kent St., Portland, MI 48875 during regular office hours. The public comment period will end February 12, 2018 at 5:00 P.M. Written comments may be addressed to S. Tutt Gorman, City Manager at the address noted above.

Feedback will used to finalize the Five-Year Park & Recreation plan which will be presented at a Public Hearing of the Portland City Council on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. at the Portland City Hall located at 259 Kent St, Portland, MI 48875. Interested persons may attend the public hearing.  

Click here to view the DRAFT Five-Year Park & Recreation Plan

Parks & Recreation Board

The Portland Parks & Recreation Board meets the third Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall, 259 Kent St., in the Conference Room.

The City of Portland has several parks available for public enjoyment.

Recreation Programs

A variety of recreational programs are offered seasonally for both youth and adults for the residents of the City of Portland, Portland Township and the Portland Community School District.  Flyers and registration forms for current programs may be downloaded from this site.