Bloomfield's facilities include:

Municipal Park Update

Municipal Park Update
Eight township playgrounds will reopen on Saturday, August 1st after being closed as a precaution against COVID-19. The playground equipment will be disinfected every morning, though social distancing and facemasks will still be required. 

Signs will be placed at the playgrounds with rules that must be followed to prevent the possible spread of COVID-19. The playgrounds will be open from 10:00am to dusk and all children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Passive Recreation Areas
Passive recreation is still permissible in municipal parks as long as social distancing is practiced and face coverings are worn.

Active Recreation Areas
Effective immediately, all Bloomfield gyms and fitness facilities are allowed to request a permit to utilize predetermined areas of our parks for outdoor workouts.

All Bloomfield sports organizations and businesses must submit a permit request for field use by clicking here. 

All Bloomfield organizations must also submit, in writing, the policies and procedures that will be implemented to ensure the guidelines set forth by the NJ Department of Health are followed. Proof of insurance is required.


Park & Field Permit

If you are interested in obtaining a permit to use one of our parks for a special event, you must fill our the application at least one week prior to the event. The application must be filled out completely and submitted to Michael Sceurman, Director of Recreation by email, fax, mail or dropped of in person:

Michael L. Sceurman, Director of Recreation
Bloomfield Recreation Department
84 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Email Michael L. Sceurman
Fax: 973-743-0343

Field Permits

All field use is by permit only. In order to play any organized sport at one of our facilities, you must be recognized by the Bloomfield Recreation Commission and obtain a permit.