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Parks and Recreation Department


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Park Committee
Roxanne LaMarca, Chairwoman, Ward 7
Chrissy Barron, Ward 5
Margaret Uzelac, Ward 4

                                        Pruzin Park Sign

Contact Us

Merrillville Parks and         Recreation Department
       
5750 Tyler Street
Merrillville, IN 46410

Telephone
219.980.5911

Fax
219.980.0928

Director
Jan Orlich 
jorlich@merrillville.in.gov

Recreation Coordinator
Ruth Hashu-Roorda
rhashuroorda@merrillville.in.gov

Recreation Supervisor
Lisa Roberts
lroberts@merrillville.in.gov







Visit our Facebook page for short updates:
https://www.facebook.com/MerrillvilleParksandRecreation

FOR YOUR INFORMATION:
The E&L Trail was recently repaved. Other improvements are on there way. BE CAREFUL, we will have construction vehicles on the trails to make these improvements.
Also Note for your safety: If the Merrillville Public Schools are closed due to weather, the Pruzin Community Center classes will be cancelled due to weather.

BE ADVISED
Do not park on 91st Ave. When trying to access the E & L Trail in Merrillville.  Use the NEW Parking lot on Whitcomb.  Tickets will be issued if you park on 91st Ave.

REGISTER FOR PARK CLASSES, ACTIVITIES & PROGRAMS ON-LINE
If you are a current customer, you can register for park activities and programs from the comfort of your home or work if you have given us a valid email address. Simply go to the top right corner of this page, "I Want To" and click register for park activities. Your e-mail address is your temporary username and your household number in our system is your temporary password.  If you have not registered with us before, you can e-mail us a copy of your driver's license and your phone number and we will e-mail you back your temporary password once we put you in our system.