Parks & Recreation

A service oriented department with a high frequency of public contact, public interaction and public involvement.  Department provides maintenance and upkeep of over thirty (30) parks, multiple buildings and facilities.

The department also operates services, building operations and maintenance of:


  • Pullar Community Building

  • Sault Seal Recreation Area

  • Kaines Rink

  • Charles T. Harvey Marina

  • Riverside Cemetery

  • Maple Ridge Cemetery

  • Malcolm Park Ball field Complex

  • Sherman Park and Campground

  • Community Gardens

  • Skateboard/Bike Park


Recreation Organizations



Also, the department coordinates various administrative agreements with the operation of the cities George Kemp Downtown Marina, Aune-Osborn Campground, Historic Structures on Water Street and various events on city hall grounds, parks and facilities.


Deb Wallis:  Office Coordinator, Dept. of Public Works


For Information on Sherman Park, Aune Osborn Campground, or Ski Hill, Please Contact:

Deb Wallis, (906) 632-5768, Email


For Pullar or Ice Scheduling, Please Contact:

Deb Wallis, (906) 632-5768, Email


For Information On Cemeteries Please Contact:

Deb Wallis (906) 632-5768 Email or Randy McRorie, (906)635-5111 Email


To Reach the Parks & Recreation Director, please call

 Dan Wyers, (906) 632-5768 or Email

Hours: M - F 9:00AM - 4:00PM
225 East Portage Ave, Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783

Phone: 906-632-5700
Fax: 906-635-5606

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