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Posted on: June 6, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Fitchburg Rec. Department to Participate in Summer Food Service Program

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The Fitchburg Recreation Department is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided, at a first come, first serve basis, on Mondays through Fridays at the sites and times as follows:

Coggshall Park – 11:00 AM to 12:00PM
Coolidge Park – 11:00 AM to 12:00PM
Crocker Park – 11:00 AM to 12:00PM
Goodrich Street Playground – 11:00 AM to 12:00PM
Green Street Park – 11:00 AM to 12:00PM
Parkhill Park – 11:00 AM to 12:00PM

To guarantee a meal will be available we recommend that children check in at the park prior to 10am.

Residents interested in more information can contact the Recreation Department at 978-829-1815 or visit us online at

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form (AD-3027), found online at and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.

Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) Fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) Email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider


About Fitchburg Parks and Recreation: The Fitchburg Parks and Recreation Department is as diverse as the community it serves. As in so many other aspects of life, the key to running a successful department is having the ability to strike a balance between young and old, tradition and innovation, and the needs of one verses the needs of many.

The Fitchburg Parks and Recreation Department provides essential services, facilities, and programs necessary for the positive development and well-being of the community through the provision of parks, greenways, trails and recreation facilities while working in cooperation with other service providers in the community, in order to maximize all available resources.

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