Recreation Department

About Us

The Recreation Department, with the assistance of the Recreation Commission, is responsible for the coordination of all recreation activities throughout the borough. With sports related organizations, the department oversees a wide variety of programs and special events for all age groups throughout the year

The Recreation Department, with the assistance of the Department of Public Works, maintains all parks and playgrounds in Upper Saddle River, including Lions Park, Hess Park, Liberty Pond Park, and the fields at Bogert, Reynolds and Cavallini Schools

The Recreation Commission is comprised of seven volunteer residents and one liaison council member to the Mayor and Council. The Commission meets the 1st Wednesday of each month at borough hall.

  1. Organizations Related to the USR Recreation Commission:
  2. Current Forms, Fliers & Press Releases
  • Recreation Baseball
    President: Albert Alcantara (973) 886-8792 
  • Highlands Travel Baseball Association 
    Cris Posada (646) 378-8152 
  • Basketball Association
    Scott Kramer (917) 903-4201 
  • Softball - Recreation
    Amy Fisher (201) 965-1570 
  • Highlands Travel Softball 
    Amy Fisher (201) 965-1570 
  • Highlands Jr. Football & Cheerleading
    Dax Strohmeyer (201) 248-1335 
  • Highlands Lacrosse Association
    Brian Robinson (201) 264-7907 
  • Americans Soccer Club
    Adam del Corral 
  • Soccer- Recreation
    John Milian (551) 427-3682 / 
  • Highlands Hockey Association 
    Corissa Stepp (516) 857-2765 
    Allison Strohmeyer (201) 913-8227 
  • Women’s Softball
    Jo Griffith (201) 825-7155 
    Lisa Taylor (201) 788-5426 
  • Highlands Junior Wrestling
    Mike Gray (201) 410-2778