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Harry Tappen Pool, Beach and Marina
Shore Road, Glenwood Landing
Call (516) 674-7100 with any questions or for further information.

POOLS

Pools will be open from June 24, 2017 through Labor Day, September 4, 2017.

REGISTRATION FOR SEASON MEMBERSHIPS
Starts Saturday, May 27, 2017
Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Holidays from Noon to 5pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays from Noon to 7pm

Starting June 24, 2017, registration will take place during normal hours of operation.

Pool Membership Registration takes place at Tappen Pool.
(Note: Pool memberships are NOT available at Town Hall or by mail.)
Memberships are only good for the pool at which you register.

What you need to register:
Copy of general tax bill or survey (with section, block and lot number)
or, if applicable, copy of lease agreement (with section, block and lot)
AND
a Driver’s License or current utility bill.

When purchasing a Family Membership, a birth certificate is required for any child under 16 years of age.
When purchasing a Senior Citizen membership, proof of age is required.

HOURS OF OPERATION:
June 24th – July 28th:

Mondays through Fridays: Noon–7pm;

Saturdays and Sundays: 11am–7pm.

July 29th – September 4th: 11am–7pm Daily

After Labor Day, pool closes for the season.

 

SEASONAL MEMBERSHIP FEES:          TOB Resident                        Non-Resident

Individual Membership                               $  90.00*                 $180.00*
Family Membership                                    $175.00*                $350.00*
Senior Citizen Individual (60 and older)      $  40.00*                $  80.00*
Senior Married Couple (60 and older)         $  60.00*                $120.00*
Disabled Persons Permanent Disability
with SS Medicare ID card               $  40.00*                 $  80.00*
Volunteer Firefighter Individual (with I.D.)   $  65.00*                $ 130.00*
Volunteer Firefighter Family (with I.D.)        $ 130.00*                $ 260.00*
*plus Photo I.D. processing fee (per person)  $     5.00                $    5.00

 

DAILY ADMISSIONS:                            TOB Resident               Non-Resident

Child (3 years to and including 15 years)          $  6.00             $ 12.00
Adult (16 years and older)                                $  8.00              $ 16.00
Senior Citizen (60 and older)                            $  5.00              $ 10.00
Disabled Persons Permanent Disability
with SS Medicare ID card                     $  5.00             $ 10.00
Volunteer Firefighter (with I.D.)                         $  6.00             $ 10.00

REPLACEMENT PHOTO I.D. PASS:

Fee for lost or stolen Photo I.D. pass (per person)        $  5.00             $   5.00

Senior Citizen
Senior citizens must show proof of age (60 and over). Senior citizen married couple, only one spouse must be 60 or over.

Swim Team
There will be two Town of Oyster Bay Swim Team locations:
Syosset-Woodbury Community Park and Marjorie R. Post Community Park
(Members of other Town of Oyster Bay pools may choose which location they would like to join.)

All pool members 6 to 16 years of age are eligible to join.
Program is for Town of Oyster Bay residents only.
Program Cost is $50 per swimmer ($25 for each additional swimmer in the same family)

In order to register for the swim team, applicant MUST already be registered
as a TOB pool member prior to the start of the program. Registration forms available at the pool.

Program starts Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Registration is by mail only (Postmark Deadline is July 1, 2017)

For further information, please call (516) 797-3108.

Rules and Regulations

  1. THERE IS NO SUBSTITUTE FOR ADEQUATE SUPERVISION. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult (18 years or older) who is responsible for the children and their behavior while at the pool.
  2. A person must be 16 years of age or older to join as an individual member.
  3. A family member is defined as a married couple or single parent and all unmarried children residing at the same address.
  4. Bathers must wear swimsuits and/or proper pool attire at all times while on the pool deck. Street shoes are not permitted on the pool deck.
  5. Bathers are required to take showers before entering the pool.
  6. Anyone wearing diapers in the pool must have a water repellent covering over them.
  7. Persons using the pool, diving boards and other amenities must be capable and qualified to do so. Skill level, age and physical condition are factors to be considered. Final determination will be made by the lifeguards on duty.
  8. In case of an emergency, notify the facility operator and contact help as soon as possible.
  9. The following are prohibited in the pool area: ball playing of any type, pushing, running, dunking or boisterous conduct, toys, play equipment, flotation devices, swim fins, masks, glasses and containers, radios, sun tan lotions or oils, dressing or undressing (except in designated areas).
  10. Smoking and consumption of alcohol are PROHIBITED at all Town of Oyster Bay Parks, including pools.
  11. EATING ON THE POOL DECK IS PROHIBITED.
  12. The Commissioner of Parks, or his designee, may adopt additional rules, regulations and hours of operation that he/she finds to be in the best interest of, or necessary for the safety of, the public.
  13. The pool may be used only during posted hours of operation.
  14. All rules MUST be adhered to or membership will be revoked. Any false statement contained in the membership application will be cause for immediate cancellation of said membership.
  15. For details regarding pool membership refund request requirements, you may contact 797-4129.

BEACH

Town of Oyster Bay residents and non-residents.
Bathing in Hempstead Harbor, restaurant, picnic area, sunfish/sailfish/kayak racks, boat launching ramp,
267-slip marina, playground, swimming pool and half-court basketball.
From June 24th through September 4th, lifeguards are on duty from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
Parking fees and residency requirements apply starting at 8 a.m. daily during the Beach Season.
(see fee information below for more details)

2017 Beach Fees

TOWN OF OYSTER BAY RESIDENT Parking Fees for ALL TOB Beach Facilities:

Daily Admission (for vehicles without seasonal sticker): $20.00 per day
Seasonal Stickers – cars and motorcycles: $60.00
Senior Citizen Sticker: No fee (must have Town of Oyster Bay Senior ID card, which can be obtained at Town Clerk’s office)
Disabled Persons Permanent Disability/Social Security Act: No fee (must have Town of Oyster Bay ID card, which can be obtained at Town Clerk’s office)

NON-RESIDENT Parking Fees for TAPPEN BEACH:
Daily Admission (for vehicles without Non-Resident ‘Tappen’ seasonal stickers): $40.00 per day
Non-Resident TAPPEN SEASONAL STICKERS (valid at Tappen ONLY): Cars and Motorcycles – $120.00

Volunteer Fire Department, Auxiliary Police Members or

Coast Card Auxiliary Discounted Parking Fees

Must present valid proof of active membership and current vehicle registration in his/her name to the Beach Division’s main office to obtain a special permit form. This special permit form will then be validated. After validation, the special permit form may be presented to the gate attendant at any Town beach selling seasonal beach stickers.

  • All Residents who are active members of a volunteer fire department located within the Town of Oyster Bay: Seasonal Sticker – $30.00
  • For Tappen Only, Non-Residents who are active members of a volunteer fire department located within New York State: Seasonal Sticker – $60.00 (Tappen only)

Military Veterans/Active Military Discounted Beach Stickers

Veterans must obtain a waiver from the Town of Oyster Bay Beach Division. The Veteran must present both a) a copy of an honorable discharge certificate, DD Form 214, or a membership card from any recognized veterans’ organization and b) their car registration. Active military service personnel seeking said discount must present both a) their current military identification card and b) their car registration.

  • All Residents who are Veterans/active military located within the Town of Oyster Bay:

Seasonal Sticker – $30.00

  • For Tappen Only, Non-Residents who are Veterans/active military located within New York State:

Seasonal Sticker – $60.00

Senior Citizen Beach Stickers

Please Contact the Town Clerk at 624-6332 for more information

Senior Citizens 60 years or older, upon presentation of proof, shall be issued a permanent senior citizen’s ID card, which shall be issued by the Town Clerk and be of a photo-laminated type and pre-numbered at the one-time fee of $30.00 plus $2.00 photo fee. Senior citizens, by presenting these cards and their vehicle registration at the tollgates, shall be issued a seasonal beach sticker at no additional charge, which shall be affixed to the vehicle by the issuer. The vehicle registration presented for the beach sticker may be that of the senior or the senior’s spouse. At the time of issuing the senior citizen’s ID card, the Town Clerk will inform the senior that if the vehicle registration to be presented is that of the senior’s spouse, the senior will have to obtain from the Town Clerk, a special beach pass form and submit evidence that the registered owner of the vehicle is the spouse of the senior. ID showing that the senior and the registered owner have the same address may be required by the Town Clerk’s office when deemed necessary. In all cases, the sticker issued is to be affixed either to the vehicle registered to the senior or to the vehicle registered to the senior’s spouse. If no vehicle is owned by the senior or the senior’s spouse, the ID card becomes invalid. NOTE: When entering the beach facility using a sticker purchased for a senior, the senior must be present in the vehicle for admittance.

Disabled Persons Beach Stickers

Please Contact the Town Clerk at 624-6332 for more information

Disabled Persons, who are residents of the Town of Oyster Bay, and have a permanent disability as certified in writing by a physician, may obtain a permanently disabled person’s identification card which shall be issued by the Town Clerk and be of a photo-laminated type and pre-numbered at a one-time cost of $30.00 plus $2.00 photo fee. Disabled persons, by presenting these cards and their vehicle registration at the tollgates, shall be issued a seasonal beach sticker at no additional charge, which shall be affixed to their vehicle by the issuer. Disabled persons who have obtained a permanently disabled identification card as described above, but are unable to drive, can obtain a seasonal sticker for the vehicle of an immediate family member who provides transportation for the disabled individual. This can be obtained only at the Beach division’s main office by presenting the permanently disabled identification card, vehicle registration of an immediate family member and documented proof as required. The sticker issued hereunder, shall be personal to the disabled person involved and not to the vehicle to which it is affixed.

Disabled Persons Under The Social Security Act – Any person who is a resident of the Town of Oyster Bay who is receiving disability insurance benefits under the Social Security Act, upon presentation of proof thereof, shall be issued a S.S.C. ID card, from the Town Clerk’s office, which shall be valid during the period of such disability at a one-time cost of $30.00 plus $2.00 photo fee. Upon presentation of the card and his or her vehicle registration at the toll gates, such persons shall be issued a seasonal beach sticker at no charge, which shall affixed to such person’s vehicle by the issuer.

Replacement Senior Citizen and Handicapped Beach Stickers

In the event that a replacement is required in connection with an original senior citizen or handicapped permit, a permit from the original senior citizen or handicapped sticker sequence shall be issued.

Replacement Beach Parking Stickers

Replacement beach parking stickers shall only be issued by gate attendants. Patron must submit satisfactory evidence of the original sticker, which shall be attached to the replacement stub. The original permit number shall be logged on the replacement stub. All other issues of replacement permits shall be made by the Commissioner of Parks.

TAPPEN LAUNCHING RAMP

Dates for ramp fee collection will be from Saturday, May 27, 2017 through Monday, September 4, 2017.

($60 seasonal parking permit or $20 Daily Parking Fee required)

Residents
Seasonal trailer sticker – $65.00
Daily (no trailer sticker) – $20.00
Resident Senior Citizen Seasonal Sticker – No fee
*Commercial – $400.00 (for boat haulers who do drop off/pick up of private vessels.)

Non-Residents
Seasonal trailer sticker – $130.00
Daily (no trailer sticker) – $40.00
*Commercial – $400.00 (for boat haulers who do drop off/pick up of private vessels.)

*Commercial permits can only be obtained from the Beach Division office. Please call 797-4114 for more information.

Harry Tappen Marina (Glenwood Landing)

Town of Oyster Bay Residents and Non-Residents permitted.

Waiting List applications available for Town Residents from the Beach Office or by calling (516) 797-4111.

Resident                                                                                                Non-Resident

14’ to 17’ (without electric) $45.00 per foot                                  14’ to 17’ (without electric) $60.00 per foot

18’ to 20’ (without electric) $60.00 per foot                                  18’ to 20’ (without electric) $75.00 per foot

18’ to 20’ (with electric) $67.50 per foot                                       18’ to 20’ (with electric) $87.50 per foot

21’ to 24’ (without electric) $65.00 per foot                                  21’ to 24’ (without electric) $80.00 per foot

21’ to 24’ (with electric) $72.50 per foot                                       21’ to 24’ (with electric) $92.50 per foot

25’ and up (without electric) $70.00 per foot                                25’ and up (without electric) $85.00 per foot

25’ and up (with electric) $77.50 per foot                                     25’ and up (with electric) $97.50 per foot

Transient Slip rentals also available at Tappen:

Resident                                                                                           Non-Resident

20’ and under: $85.00 per week                                                 20’ and under: $150.00 per week

Over 20’: $150.00 per week                                                         Over 20’: $200.00 per week

Minimum payment is for a 7 (seven) day period.

Transient fee is valid from June 1, 2017 until November 12, 2017.

Maximum length of stay is any combination of 4 (four) weeks.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How do I obtain a seasonal beach sticker?

Simply bring your car on which you would like the sticker placed, together with the corresponding car registration, to any of the following locations:

EARLY SALE OF BEACH STICKERS starts May 13, 2017 at the following facilities:
Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Beach (9am to 11am & 1pm to 2:30pm), John J. Burns Town Park (9am to 11am & 1pm to 2:30pm) and Tobay Beach (9am to 3pm).

Starting May 27, 2017, Beach Stickers will be sold during normal weekend beach operating hours at Tobay Beach, John J. Burns Town Park, Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park, Centre Island Beach and Philip B. Healey at Florence Avenue (see below for details). “Early Sale of Beach Stickers” will continue to be available weekdays at Tobay Beach (9am to 3pm), John J. Burns Town Park (9am to 11am & 1pm to 2:30pm) and Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park (9am to 11am & 1pm to 2:30pm).

Beach stickers will be available at ALL TOB Beach Facilities during normal operating hours starting on June 24, 2017.

Are seasonal beach stickers available for purchase at the Beach Division office?

No. Seasonal stickers for beaches are only available at our beach facilities.

What if my car is registered to my job? Can I still get a sticker?

Yes. Special waiver forms are available at the Town of Oyster Bay Town Clerk’s office and at the Parks Department’s Beach Division (located at Town Hall South). You are required to bring a letter from your employer, on company letterhead, stating that the company car is your primary vehicle, along with your proof of residency (tax bill, utility bills) and your driver’s license.

I have dual residences, can I get a sticker?

Yes. Just bring the car registration, your driver’s license and proof of residency (tax bill, utility bill) to either the Town Clerk’s office or the Parks Department’s Beach Division to obtain a special waiver.

Are there any discounts for beach stickers?

Yes. Resident volunteer firemen, auxiliary police, coast guard auxiliary, veterans and active military are all eligible for discounted seasonal beach stickers. Just bring valid identification or a DD 214, along with car registration to the Beach Division to obtain the form. Non-Resident volunteer firemen can also obtain a discounted beach sticker for Tappen Beach ONLY.

Those with a Social Security Disability Card AND/OR Adults 60 and older are eligible for free seasonal beach stickers with the purchase of a corresponding Town-issued Identification Card, which are available at the Town Clerk’s Office.

The Town of Oyster Bay also offers a free beach sticker to residents who drive cars classified as “Clean Pass Vehicles”. You must first contact the Town Clerk’s Office to provide and receive proper documentation to receive your free sticker.

How do I obtain a Senior Beach ID Card?

Senior Beach ID cards, available to residents 60 and older, can be obtained at the Town Clerk’s office for a one time fee of $30.00, plus $2.00 photo fee. This card entitles seniors to free seasonal beach and seasonal trailer stickers as long as they own a vehicle.

Where can I purchase a seasonal trailer sticker?

Seasonal trailer stickers are available for purchase at John J. Burns Town Park, Harry Tappen Beach and Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Beach. Simply bring the trailer registration, along with the trailer, to any of the above facilities.

How do I get a slip at the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Marina/Harry Tappen Marina?

You may call the Parks Department’s Beach Division at (516) 797-4111 for availability or to obtain a waiting list application.

I’m already on the waiting list for Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Marina/ Harry Tappen Marina, can I find my position(s) online?

No. This list is not available online. Please contact the Parks Department’s Beach Division at (516) 797-4111 to find out your position(s).

How do I obtain an entry card for my boat for the Joseph J. Saladino Memorial Marina at Tobay?

To obtain an entry card, you may either mail in the application (instructions), together with appropriate corresponding papers, or visit the Parks Department’s Beach Division, located at Town Hall South. Along with the application, an original boat registration, an original boat title, original tax bill, driver’s license and full payment are required.

Where is the Parks Department’s Beach Division located and when are the hours of operations?
The Parks Department’s Beach Division is located at Town Hall South, 977 Hicksville Road, Massapequa. The office is open Monday thru Friday from 9am to 4:30pm. The Beach Division will have extended hours on Saturday, May 6th and Saturday, May 20th from 10am to 2pm.

How do I obtain a permit for night fishing?

These permits are available at the Parks Department’s Beach Division office. A car registration is required along with a driver’s license. This permit is only available for Town of Oyster Bay residents.

I’d like to visit the JFK Wildlife Sanctuary, do I need a permit?

Yes. A completed application is required to obtain the permit. This can be done by mail or in person at the Beach Division. Download application

Where is the Parks Department’s Beach Division located and when are the hours of operations?

The Parks Department’s Beach Division is located at Town Hall South, 977 Hicksville Road, Massapequa. The office is open Monday thru Friday from 9:00am to 4:30pm. The Beach Division will have extended hours on Saturday May 6th, and Saturday, May 20th from 10am to 2pm.