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MISSION STATEMENT:

The Eaton County Parks and Recreation Department exists to provide quality outdoor recreational opportunities and facilities through protection of natural, cultural and historical resources, environmental education and interpretive programming, and preservation of green space.

 

 

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2014/2015 Annual Passes have the valid date of 10/01/2014 thru 09/30/2015.  These passes will be valid through December 31, 2015!  We are starting the 2016 New Year with annual passes concurrent with the calendar year.

Vehicle Permits are required for entrance into Fitzgerald Park, Fox Park and Lincoln Brick Park.

Please Note:  the Michigan State Recreational Passport does not apply to County Parks.  For more information on the Michigan State Recreational Passport, please click below:

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Contact Information:  

Parks and Recreation Department                                                                              

133 Fitzgerald Park Drive

Grand Ledge, MI  48837

Phone:  (517) 627-7351    Email:  ParksDept@eatoncounty.org

Director:  Clay Summers, CPRP - ext. 6022 - CSummers@eatoncounty.org

Operations Manager/Naturalist:  Jackie Blanc - ext. 6023 - JBlanc@eatoncounty.org

Administrative Assistant:  Melody Smalley - ext 6021 - MSmalley@eatoncounty.org

Groundskeeper:  Dustin Leik

All Eaton County Parks are open 8:00am - Dusk

Leashed pets and alcohol are allowed at all parks, except Fox Park

Smoke Free Policy in effect at all parks in designated areas

Office Hours:  Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm 

                          Closed for lunch Noon - 1:00pm

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 Additional Area County Parks:

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