Friends of Collier Parks

webb-parkFriends of Collier Parks and Recreation is a Pennsylvania non-profit association operating for the benefit of the public parks situated within the boundaries of Collier Township, Pennsylvania. Friends promotes the use and maintenance of these parks for public use.

Meeting Schedule:

The Friends of Collier Parks and Recreation holds monthly meetings on the THIRD MONDAY of each month at 6:30 p.m. All meetings are held at The Village of Neville Park Clubhouse, 100 Neville Park Blvd, Bridgeville, PA 15017.

All meetings unless otherwise announced are open to the public and subject to the “Sunshine Law”.

Join Friends!

If you would like to be a member of the Friends of Collier Parks and Recreation, please contact Mary Ann Cupples Wisniowski at [email protected].

flagmonumentIn 1916, President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed Flag Day to be June 14. However, formal recognition first took place in 1937 when the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania declared it to be a state holiday. Finally in 1949, by an act of Congress, Flag Day was established as a national holiday. We are proud that the first formal observance of Flag Day took place in historic Rennerdale, one of the many unique neighborhoods within Collier Township.

Commemorating Collier as the birthplace of Flag Day, the Township Municipal Building is home to an inspiring Veterans Memorial and Flag Day Monument, including a Flag Plaza, waterfall with three koi fish ponds and memorial path leading to a restful gazebo.

This breathtaking and remarkable site, built by Collier community volunteers, is an inspiring tribute to veterans of all wars, as well as a dedication to Collier’s police officers and firefighters.

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If you would like to be a member of the Friends of Collier Parks and Recreation, please contact Mary Ann Cupples Wisniowski at

Download our beautiful brochure featuring the highlights of the many parks Collier has to offer!

Click here for a map of the locations of Collier’s parks.

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Friends’ Board of Trustees:

President – Mary Ann Cupples Wisniowski
Vice President – Pam Handlovitch
Treasurer – Kathy Rulong
Vice Treasurer – Tilden Bennett
Secretary – Gail Neustadt
Trustee – Barb Riedl
Trustee – Lynn Heckman
Trustee – Karyn Brooks
Alternate – Rose Gantner
Alternate – Marilyn Townsend


Friends’ Meeting Minutes:

September 18, 2017
August 21, 2017
May 15, 2017
February 20, 2017
January 16, 2017
December 12, 2016
November 14, 2016
October 2016 – No Meeting
September 19, 2016
August  15, 2016
July 2016 – No Meeting
June 30, 2016
May 16, 2016
April 18, 2016
March 21, 2016
February 16, 2016
January 19, 2016
November 16, 2015