REV. ARTHUR MACKEY SR. PARK, WITH A CENTRAL SOUTH SHORE LOCATION, is located by the Roosevelt Preserve and incorporates a beautiful lake along with numerous recreational activities. Arthur Mackey has been part of the county park system since 1984 and offers the following activities:
There are two tennis courts;
two handball/paddleball courts;
two full basketball courts and four half-courts;
and a baseball field.
A large playground area provides a range of activities for youngsters.
There are both unreserved and reserved picnic areas (Leisure Pass and fee required for reserved areas; call 516-571-8692).
The lake at Rev. Arthur MacKey Park provides a beautiful setting for a stroll, a jog or some quiet time relaxing on one of the numerous benches that line the walkway.
Camps, daycare centers, church groups, etc. have additional requirements for pool visits. Click on the link below for more information: camps, groups, and organizations
To reach Arthur MacKey Park, take Southern State Parkway East to Exit 23/Meadowbrook Road (not Meadowbrook Parkway) South. Take Meadowbrook Road to Washington Avenue. Make a right onto Washington and take over the Parkway to Lakeside Drive (across from United Cerebral Palsy/UCP). Make a right onto Lakeside and go to the park entrance on the right.