Handpasses - A Parks and Recreation handpass is a photo identification card for Westport residents, ages 6 and up. It is required for access to the Longshore pool, reduced fees at Longshore Golf Course and town's tennis courts, and for participation in designated Parks and Recreation sponsored programs.
Parking Emblems - A vehicle parking emblem is required for entrance into town beaches and to park in other areas designated by the Westport Parks and Recreation Department. (Only Westport and Weston Residents are allowed to purchase a parking emblem at this time.)
Boat Launch Permits - A boat launch permit is required for car-top type vessels to enter Compo Beach, Sherwood Mill Pond Preserve and E.R. Strait Marina.
Boat Ramp Permit - A boat ramp permit is required for a trailered boat using launch ramps at Compo Beach.
Summer Residents and Non-Resident Real Estate Taxpayer
A summer resident is determined by a lease of at least 30 days but not more than 1 year and is eligible for all Parks and Recreation privileges at resident rates upon payment of the entitling fee of $475.
A non-resident real estate taxpayer is determined by owning commercial property in the town of Westport and verified on the Westport tax rolls. The non-resident real estate taxpayer would be eligible for all Parks and Recreation privileges at resident rates upon payment of the entitling fee of $475.
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Documents can be:
SCANNED and EMAIL: Recreation@westportct.gov
FAX: (203) 341-5073
OFFICE: Westport Parks and Recreation Dept.
Longshore Club Park
260 Compo Road South
Westport, CT 06880