Resident Beach and Parks Verification information

new 2022

To park at the Norwalk beach and parks (Veteran’s Park, Cranbury Park, Taylor Farm, Calf Pasture, and Shady Beaches): 

First- After April 1st every year you will verify that your Norwalk registered vehicle is on our grand list. Norwalk Resident Pass Verification (norwalkct.org) If it is, you are all set! There is no paper pass or sticker for the beach and parks, we will scan your plate number after you park. 

If it’s not in the system BUT it is registered in Norwalk, email us a clear photo/scan of your registration. We will be happy to add you to our Grand list. recreation@norwalkct.org

If you are a Norwalk resident and your car is NOT registered to Norwalk you can purchase a Beach and Parks pass for the season for $250.00. We will need to see proof of Norwalk residency as well as current registration. We take Visa, MasterCard, and check. Please visit us at City Hall room 225.

If you are a NEW Norwalk resident who moved to Norwalk within the last 3 months and your vehicle is not yet registered to Norwalk, we will need to see your lease or your property deed showing that you moved here within the last 3 months and your current vehicle registration NO EXCEPTIONS-PLEASE NOTE YOU WILL RECEIVE FREE ACCESS TO THE BEACH, PARKS AND DISPOSAL SITES FOR 3 MONTHS FROM THE DATE ON YOUR LEASE/DEED. Once you change your registration to Norwalk, email us a photo of your registration so we can add you to the Grand list. 

To change your address through the DMV click HERE

To print your new vehicle registration click HERE

To access the Transfer Station and Yard Waste site: 

First- After April 1st every year you will verify that your Norwalk registered vehicle is on our grand list. Norwalk Resident Pass Verification (norwalkct.org) if it is, you can take a screenshot of your pass or print a copy to display at the Transfer Station and Yard waste site. 

If it’s not in the system BUT it is registered in Norwalk, email us a clear photo/scan of your registration. We will be happy to add you to our Grand list. recreation@norwalkct.org

If you are a Norwalk resident and your car is NOT registered to Norwalk you can purchase a Disposal pass for the year (April 1st, 2022–March 31st, 2023) for $100.00. We will need to see proof of Norwalk residency as well as current registration. We take Visa, MasterCard, and check. Please visit us at City Hall room 225.

If you are a NEW Norwalk resident who moved to Norwalk within the last 3 months and your vehicle is not yet registered to Norwalk, we will need to see your lease or your property deed showing that you moved here within the last 3 months and your current vehicle registration NO EXCEPTIONS-PLEASE NOTE YOU WILL RECEIVE FREE ACCESS TO THE BEACH, PARKS AND DISPOSAL SITES FOR 3 MONTHS FROM THE DATE ON YOUR LEASE/DEED. Once you change your registration to Norwalk, email us a photo of your registration so we can add you to the Grand list. 

 If you are driving a corporate car and it is not registered to Norwalk we will need you to bring the following documentation to room 225 at City Hall:

  • Most recent pay stub  
  • You need to be the ONLY driver of this vehicle
  • Letter from the company with company letterhead stating you are allowed to drive said vehicle (vehicle License plate# and VIN# in the body of letter)  
  • Proof of address to Norwalk (Tax form or lease/deed)
  • Car registration

NON-RESIDENT LANDLOCKED TOWNS BEACH PASS -  

The 2022 Landlocked Non Resident permit allows residents from the towns of New Canaan, Redding, Ridgefield, Weston, and Wilton to purchase a nonresident pass for the beach. Please bring your current vehicle registration with you to purchase a pass for Calf Pasture at $325.00, and Cranbury Park at $150.00 for the season. If you are a non-resident and would like to visit our beach or parks for a day, you can pay over the phone ($40.00 weekday/$65.00 weekend/car/day) at 877-727-5730 or by downloading the Parkmobile app www.parkmobile.com

BOAT LAUNCH 

Resident Launch Stickers can be purchased at the Veterans Park Launch Ramp Boating Center during the current Launch Ramp operating hours, Sunday-Wednesday:  8 am-6 pm, Fridays and Saturdays: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm until the end of the season on October 31st, 2022. To purchase a Norwalk boat launch sticker the boat must be registered in Norwalk, complete the 2022 boat sticker registration form, and bring the registration form along with your current boat registration to Veterans Park Launch Ramps Boating Center. Boat Launch stickers will not be issued to P.O. boxes or to a business. Boats that do not have a Norwalk-issued sticker will be charged the daily launching rates.

 If you have any questions, please feel free to call the Recreation and Parks Department at 203-854-7806 or email us at recreation@norwalkct.org