Park Director
Jeff DeRienzo

Park and Recreation Commission

The Park and Recreation commission meets the first Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at the Constantia Town Hall, 14 Frederick Street, Constantia, New York.


Park and Recreation

The David C. Webb Memorial Park at Taft Bay is a large town park complete with a sand beach and amenities. There are summer programs for kids and all kinds of fun to be had during Spring, Summer and Fall.

Our Town Park:

David C. Webb Memorial Park at Taft Bay – State Route 49, Bernhards Bay, New York - David C. Webb Memorial Park at Taft Bay is a true jewel of the North Shore. The park is named after one of its founders, David Webb, whose vision helped build the park to be what it is today. Our park is monitored 24/7 by ADT Security system for your safety.

The beachfront park offers plenty of room, fresh air, a beach, and pavilions for rent.

Currently, no pets are allowed anywhere at Taft Bay Park. Violation is subject to fines.

Park Facilities & Infrastructure:

  • Two pavilions with electric outlets (The pavilions may be reserved by calling the Town Clerk’s office at 315-623-9206 Monday through Thursday, 8:30am – 4:00pm; Click to view/download the reservation form.
  • Large Parking Lot
  • A Bathhouse
  • Beach with Lifeguards (open during the summer season)
  • Veteran's War Monument
  • Walking Trail
  • Picnic Tables
  • Two Playgrounds
  • Swings
  • Gaga Ball Pit
  • Seating around the lake shore and by the playground
  • Barbecue Grills
  • Basketball Courts
  • Tennis Courts
  • Volleyball Net
  • Softball Diamond


  • Swimming Lessons (weather permitting)
  • Beach play and swim time daily (weather permitting)
  • Sports and team play! (Basketball, tennis, volleyball, four square, kickball, and more!)
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Gaga Ball
  • Special Events (based on availabllity - in years past, we've had magicians, The WIld, informational guests who have educated on everything from local wildlife to how to protect yourself from the sun)
  • Socializing and team play with a diverse group of children from the local community

Summer Recreation Program Sign-Up:

Summer Recreation Signups will be happening soon!

Signups are June 26 & 27 from 10 AM - 3 PM at David C. Webb Memorial Park at Taft Bay.

Eligible children have to have completed Kindergarten up to age 14.

Our first day of Rec will be June 28. The program will run Monday through Thursday from 10 AM - 3 PM. Our last day will be August 17.

* * * There will be no Recreation program on Tuesday July 4th * * *

Lunches will be provided at no cost.

Click to view/download the Summer Recreation Program Sign-Up Form