Melrose Park Department 100 Slayton Rd, Melrose, MA02176 The Melrose Park Department -- managed by Joan Bell, Superintendent of Mount Hood and Public Open Space -- shares an…More office at the Mt. Hood Clubhouse with the Melrose Recreation Department. This department is responsible for the city's parks, fields and open spaces, including Mount Hood Golf Course and Memorial Park.
Mount Hood Park Association 93 Altamont Ave, Melrose, MA02176 The Mount Hood Park Association is a grassroots advocacy group that aims to protect, preserve and promote the use of…More Mount Hood parkland for environmental and recreational uses. The Association also helps coordinate several events throughout the year that highlight Mount Hood, including a Fourth of July concert; a holiday party; a Winter Festival that harkens back to similar festivals held at Mount Hood decades ago; and a City Youth Day at Mount Hood. The organization, which does not have an office, is led by current president Myron F. Dittmer, Jr.