Reis Park

Route 139 (Primrose Street), Somers, Westchester County, New York

82 acres

Town residents only.

Located in the geographic center of the Town


History:

The park is in an historic corridor that includes the Wright-Reis Homestead, Tompkins Marshall Homestead and the Mt. Zion Church & Cemetery.

1969 acquired by the Town. The Park is the main source of active recreation and the only park that has lighted facilities for use after dark.


Habitats:

stream, natural and wetland areas


Facilities:

athletic fields, court games, playgrounds, fitness and nature trails, picnic pavilion and facilities, performance stage, comfort stations and parking areas. The Somers Public Library and the Parks & Recreation Department administration building are also located within the park.


Source: Town of Somers Parks and Recreation Master Plan Update http://216.239.39.104/search?q=cache:ya3FiPSWJ5oJ:www.somersny.com/Town/parks/parksmasterplan2/finaldraft062903.pdf+%22Van+Tassel+Memorial+Park%22&hl=en&ie=UTF-8