Parks & Recreation Department

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Functional Duties:  The City of Deltona's Parks and Recreation Department's mission is to "create community and enhance the quality of life in Deltona through people, programs and partnerships".  We desire to optimize the use of our municipal facilities for public purposes and to increase the opportunities for adult and youth recreational programs in the City.  Our department oversees 304 acres which include 21 developed parks and several facilities.  Our staff members are responsible for: coordination of City-sponsored athletic leagues, recreation programs, special events, building and ball field maintenance, turf and landscape maintenance, custodial upkeep and establishing partnerships with over 22 local associations.  All lands and improvements thereon dedicated and provided, along with related City services, are for the purpose of advancing these public recreational opportunities.  All parks, facilities, and recreation programs are utilized in a fiscally responsible manner.

Mission Statement: To provide a variety of active and passive recreation opportunities for persons of all ages and abilities; to provide quality and visually appealing maintenance of parks, buildings and athletic facilities; to work in unison with private, public, youth and adult sports organizations, community groups and others to ensure service provision; and to identify trends and opportunities, as well as concerns and issues, and initiate actions to address each.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Ryan Reckley Director 386-878-8900
Mark Manning Assistant Director 386-878-8905
Karl Grebosz Recreation Manager 386-878-8904
Marlene Brown Executive Assistant 386-878-8900
Christine Bennington Administrative Assistant I 386-878-8906