The Parks Division is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of City parks, the Red Oaks Youth Soccer Complex, and the grounds of all City-owned properties through a combined effort of City staff and contractors. The Division prepares athletic fields, coordinates tree plantings, provides support for special events, and provides sidewalk, trail, and parking lot maintenance to all City facilities in the winter.
The division is responsible for 12 City parks, and has partnered with Red Oaks County Parks to share responsibilities at the Nature Center and Soccer Complex.
1 football field, 11 soccer fields, and 18 ball fields (9 City, 4 Little League, 5 School) are prepared and maintained throughout the year.
12 playground areas are routinely inspected and maintained.
To participate visit 7 out of 13 parks February 5th through February 9th and look for a Heart with a QR code, take a selfie with you and your team then scan the code to upload the photo and enter your name. The first 20 participants to go to 7 parks will win a special gift just in time for Valentine's Day.