One of the civic associations guest speakers, spoke about the value of open land. As a courtesy, the town of Smithtown provided us with a list of publicly owned space on the Smithtown side of Commack. If you have driven past wooded areas and wondered about ownership you can review the list below:
Flynn Memorial Park features 20 acres of baseball fields
Hoyt Farm is a 135 acre town park with paved space for barbeques. It features a nature preserve , small animal farm and a field for concerts .
Whitman Hollow Park contains 9 acres featuring 2 tennis courts; a basketball court; baseball field and playground in the Commack flower section.
Wichard Blvd east ,north and south has 18 acres of open preserve.
Charter lane and Valmont lane each features a 10 acre playground
Half hollow road and Old Commack rd. have acreage that is not developed, but is designated to be a playground.
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