Monday - Friday
8:00 - 4:00pm


15 Mountain Blvd
Watchung, NJ 07069

Recreation Commission

Commission Officials

Linda Monetti
Coordinator/Recording Secretary
Email: [email protected]

Borough Parks

Mobus Field
Location: 40 Brookdale Road  
Activities: Playground, Pavilion, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball & Softball

Phillips Field
Location: Entrance off Brookdale Road
Activities: Baseball, Softball & Soccer

Camp Endeavor
Location: Sequoia Drive off Bayberry Lane

Watchung Lake Park
Location: Watchung Circle            
Activities: Catch and Release Fishing, Gazebo & Walking Path

Best Lake and Picnic Grove
Location: Valley Road off of the Watchung Circle
Activities: Catch and Release Fishing, chess and checker game table area

General Information

Authority: Code 2-40

Members: 7 Regular Members for term of 5-years (including 1 Council Member)
2 Alternates for term of 5-years
Appointed by Mayor with Council consent; must be residents


15 Mountain Boulevard
Watchung, NJ 07069

P: (908) 756-0080 x 210

Commission Members

William Jacques, Chair

Suzanne Stiles

Mary Ann Weber

Craig Zaikov  

John Pennet 

Michael Onuska 

Freddie Hayeck, Council Member
Ending 12/31/2023

Allison Baitel, Alternate #1

Tynisha Sims, Alternate #2

Recreation Commission Meeting Schedule

23 Oct
The Great Pumpkin 5K Walk
Date 10.23.2021 8:00 am
3 Nov
Recreation Commission Meeting
11.03.2021 7:30 pm
1 Dec
Recreation Commission Meeting
12.01.2021 7:30 pm