Trenton City Hall: 2800 Third St. Trenton, MI 48183 | Phone: (734) 675-6500 Fax: (734) 675-4088


Parks and Recreation Department

Joann Gonyea, Director

Mrs.Gonyea began her career with the City of Trenton Parks and Recreation Department in November of 1985 as Program Coordinator. In 1991, she was promoted to Assistant Director, in which capacity she served the community for the next 20 years. In November of 2011, she was appointed Director of the Parks and Recreation Department by Mayor Kyle Stack. Mrs.Gonyea received a Bachelors of Science in Recreation and Park Service from Wayne State University and is a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional through the National Recreation and Park Association.

Office Hours:
8:30AM to 5:00PM, M-F

Phone: (734) 675-7300
Fax: (734) 675-8855

Mailing Address:
2800 Third Street
Trenton, MI 48183

Joann Perna
Joann Gonyea, CPRP


2014/2015 Buzz Magazine Revealed!

The new Buzz Magazine is planned to hit the door steps of Trenton residents on Saturday May, 4. We are exited to get geared up for the upcoming year with programs for the whole family! Make sure to load up your calendar with events and classes that interest you, and plan to register on Monday, May 19. Remember, for you convenience online registration will be available by clicking here as well as at the Recreation office located at city hall.

Earth Day Event at Trenton Village Theatre to Highlight New Great Lakes Documentary

This Earth Day, Tuesday April 22, 2014 at 7 PM, the City of Trenton, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, International Wildlife Refuge Alliance, and Downriver Youth Performing Arts Center will host a free screening of the Great Lakes documentary Freshwater Seas: The Great Lakes at the Trenton Village Theatre (2447 West Jefferson Avenue, Trenton, MI 48183). The film tells the story of the Great Lakes and the region surrounding them, charting the time from their formation nearly 15,000 years ago and describing their key role in the economic and industrial development of the region and the world. Renowned filmmaker Lindsey Haskin will be present at the screening and available to answer questions from the audience during a meet and greet session following the film.Read more here...

Online Registration Is HERE!

Let your fingers do the walking! Trenton Parks and Recreation customers are now able to register for most programs, activities and events from the comfort of their own home with the help of the internet. Trenton Parks and Recreation Department launched their online registration service where persons can sign up and pay for recreational programs and activities around the clock. The online service is provided through Peak Software Systems website.

Attention Travelers:

Before making any travel plans make sure you stop at the Parks and Recreation office to have your passport processed. You will need 1 passport picture ( 2" x 2"), check or money order payable to the U.S. Department of State, picture I.D., and evidence of U.S. citizenship, and an additional $25 paid to the City of Trenton for processing fees. Children under the age of 16 must have both parents or child's legal guardian(s) present. Appointments are required and are taken by calling Hannah Baker at the Parks and Rec. office at (734) 675-7300. Happy Travels!

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