Parks & Recreation

About Us

The Parks & Recreation Department is headed by Gil Denormandie.  This Department supervises all aspects of Valley Park’s numerous parks, including Brignole Park, Leonard Park, and the Valley Park Recreation Complex.  Parks & Recreation handles all recreational programming/reservations, grounds maintenance, Movies in the Park, Valley Days, Halloween Hayride and Holiday Events.  Additionally, we are in charge of the archery range, boat ramp and walking/bikes trails throughout the City.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Parks & Recreation Department is to strengthen community image, providing safe parks and facilities, support economic development and provide programs and recreational opportunities, to all residents and visitors with the highest quality.

Vision Statement

The Parks & Recreation Department strives to develop, provide, and maintain quality programs and facilities that meet the growing needs of our diverse community.

Contact Us

Gil DeNormandie - Parks Director -
Kim Berry - Administrative Assistant -


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Gil DeNormandie Parks Director (314)985-4649