About Us


The mission of the Parks and Recreation Division is to provide a responsive, innovative, and inclusive park and recreation system that will improve the quality of life for citizens.


The Parks and Recreation Division is responsible for maintenance, operations, and recreational programming for City-owned parks that include Turley Park, Tatum Heights Park, Evergreen Park, Superblock, Pyles Fork Creek, Pyles Fork Park, Veterans’ Park, and Friendship Plaza. This Division also maintains an extensive community bike path/greenway system.