Posted Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

The Morris County Park Commission is now an active member of the Facebook and Twitter communities.

Up-to-date information about Morris County parks and upcoming events is now being posted on the Park Commission’s Facebook page,

Followers of the Park Commission on Twitter can now receive informational “tweets” about the Morris County parks at

“We are thrilled to embrace new lines of communication with the public through Facebook and Twitter, offering news and stories in real time,” said Dave Helmer, executive director of the Park Commission. “By ‘liking’ the Morris County Park Commission on Facebook and following us on Twitter, you’ll receive the inside scoop on weekly programs, summer camps, facility and trails openings and closings, emergency alerts, and more.”

The Morris County Park Commission features one of the region’s best park systems in the state of New Jersey. It currently protects and maintains 18,600 acres at 38 distinct sites plus offers a year-round calendar of events and activities for all to enjoy.