Open Water Swimming Program

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Rye Town Park sits on the Long Island Sound, just south of Playland Park. The pavilions offer scenic views both day and night with an added bonus of Fireworks on Friday nights, beginning after 4th of July! The Pavilions and beach grills are avilable to rent seven days a week, except for major holidays.

For Reservations:
Phone: (914) 967-0965

Email our Parks Deptarment: RyeTownPark@townofRyeNY.com

Contact Information:

Tyler Technologies: (914) 881-4533

 McCarthy Consulting (Monitor): Email

Assessment Department: (914) 939-3566

Supervisors Office: (914) 939-3553

New York State Property Tax & Assessment Administration Website

Power Point Presentation Regarding March 2020 Preliminary Change of Assessments & Informal Reviews

Contact: Court Clerk Anne Capeci

Phone: (914) 939-3305

Email

Please call the office of the Court Clerk in advance before coming in person.

Please be advised that the schedule is subject to change

Open Water Swimming Program (OWS)
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Starting on Tuesday, June 2

PLEASE ADHERE TO SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES WHEN PARTICIPATING 

PARTICIPATION WAIVER

Permit Portal Link to register for an OWS Permit

IMPORTANT INFO
  • All swimmers participate at their own risk and must sign the participation waiver
  • Permits Cost $50; parking, beach admission, & a participation waiver are included
  • The Open Water Swim wrist band and/or printed OWS permit must be presented at the beach entrance to gain access
  • You can register for the permit by clicking the link above or here
  • At the time of registration for a OWS Permit, you must also upload a copy of the signed waiver
  • The waiver can be obtained by clicking the link above or here
  • Waivers of swimmers under 18 years of age must have the signature of a parent of guardian and their waivers must be submitted on paper
  • You will be notified via Email if swimming will be cancelled due to weather, water temperatures, or other issues on the day of
SWIMMER INFO
  • All swimmers must follow one of two designated courses and everybody swims in the same direction
  • Brightly colored swim caps are mandatory for safety
  • The "in-shore" course is a 1/2 mile rectangle and can be followed at your own pace
  • The "off-shore" course is a 1 mile swim that extends 10ft. beyond the breakwater
  • The "off-shore" group assembles outside the First Aid Office at 6:45PM and splashes together at 7:00PM sharp
  • Each "off-shore" group is accompanied by at least one lifeguard on a kayak or board
  • Rye Town Park posts a lifeguard on the shore


January 1, 2020 through June 30, 2020

CIVIL: Tuesday, 9:00am Judge Provenzano
CRIMINAL: Wednesday, 9:00am Judge Colangelo
VEHICLE & TRAFFIC SMALL CLAIMS: 2nd Thursday of every month, 7:00pm

July 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020

CIVIL: Tuesday, 9:00am Judge Colangelo
CRIMINAL: Wednesday, 9:00am Judge Provenzano
VEHICLE & TRAFFIC SMALL CLAIMS: 2nd Thursday of every month, 7:00pm

DISTRICT ATTORNEY AND RYE BROOK VILLAGE PROSECUTOR

District Attorney - Criminal Cases, Wednesday 9:00am

January 8, 22
February 5
March 4, 18
April 1, 15
May 6, 20
June 3, 17
July 1, 15
August 5, 19
September 2, 16
October 7, 21
November 4, 18
December 2, 16

Village of Rye Brook Prosecutor - Wednesday 9:00am

January 15, 29
February 12, 26
March 11, 25
April 8, 22
May 13, 27
June 10, 24
July 8, 22
August 12, 26
September 9, 23
October 14, 28
November 25
December 9, 23

Parking and Beach Access Fees For Rye Town Park

The park and beach are open to the general public.  You don’t have to be a resident to use the park.  Persons can pay on a daily basis or purchase season permits, which provide discounts to people planning to use the beach and park frequently.

Residents of Rye City, Port Chester, Rye Brook and Rye Neck get discounts on both daily rates and season permits.

Non-residents of these communities can also buy season permits, at higher rates.

There are three categories of permits for residents and non-residents: Senior, Single, and Family.  

Parking Only permits can also be purchased, which provide for unlimited free parking during the beach season.

Daily rates for parking and beach access are higher on weekends than weekdays.

The daytime parking rates are from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Evening parking rates run from 7 p.m. until the park closes.  Daytime beach access rates are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Late Afternoon beach access rates are from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.  Evening Beach access rates are from 7 p.m until closing. Residents are free after 7 p.m for beach access.

See the complete chart of the 2019 daily and seasonal permit rates on the permits and fees page.

Pre-Season Operations: Starting May 3rd, the permit office is open Wednesdays through Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pre Season fees are charged for parking starting in April.