Daniel J. Rizzo, Commissioner
The Erie County Department of Parks, Recreation and Forestry provides residents opportunities to enjoy recreational pursuits in natural settings on a year round basis and protects regionally important areas of scenic, environmental and cultural heritage significance.
The Lower End of Chestnut Ridge (Shelters 18-37 ONLY) and the Eternal Flame Trail are closed through Friday & will re-open Saturday. Shelter 21 will not be open until August.
We have partnered with the ECSO to host car seat checks at various parks. See http://www2.erie.gov/sheriff/index.php?q=press/sheriff-howard-announces-summer-car-seat-check-schedule for details.