The Essex County Department of Parks:
Within this system the Department maintains over 6000 acres of open space, including large undeveloped reservations and heavily used neighborhood parks which have an abundance of recreational facilities and over 140 buildings. The Department also operates Turtle Back Zoo, Richard J. Codey Arena at South Mountain, the Essex County Environmental Center and three golf courses.
Explore Essex County:
Click on the following links to learn more about that are within Essex County.