Parks & Recreation Staff

Parks & City Grounds Division

Parks & City Grounds, which oversees the operations, maintenance and grounds at City parks, is a division underneath the Public Works Department.

Director

  • Jody Rhone
    Public Works Director

Superintendents

Groundskeepers

  • Tim Halferty
    Groundskeeper
  • Mike Gilbert
    Groundskeeper
  • Jamie Murphy
    Groundskeeper
  • Gary Slings
    Park Mechanic

Recreation Division

The Recreation Division, which oversees recreation activities and events at City of Newton parks, is part of the Community Services Division.

Manager

  • Brian Laube
    Community Services Manager

Westwood Golf Course

  • Brad Sponseller
    Golf Pro at Westwood Golf Course

Support Staff