Check out the latest Parks & Recreation news below.
Enjoy Oklahoma City’s local fishing waters during National Boating and Fishing Week with free fishing this weekend, June 2-3.
05/31/2018 1:09 PM
Beginning on Saturday, May 12, children ages 5-15 can reel in summertime fun during the free “Hooked on Fishing” education program.
04/30/2018 1:48 PM
Summer is right around the corner. Plan ahead by knowing hours, admission rates and program opportunities at our spraygrounds, aquatic centers and community pools.
04/30/2018 9:56 AM
Projects expected to be funded by the first Better Streets, Safer City bond sale include streets across Oklahoma City, a new soccer complex on the northwest side and improvements to sports facilities.
04/23/2018 11:29 AM
Adjusting to demand as the Oklahoma teacher walkout continues, the Parks and Recreation Department will consolidate its extended services for children to three recreation centers.
04/06/2018 8:30 AM
Oklahoma City has earned recognition as a Tree City USA for the third year in a row thanks to efforts to protect and plant trees in our community.
03/23/2018 10:23 AM
More Oklahoma City residents than ever before will benefit from the life-changing and life-sustaining exposure to the outdoors at Martin Park Nature Center when a new, accessible boardwalk overlook officially opens April 6.
03/20/2018 10:45 AM
The Parks and Recreation Department and Oklahoma City Zoo will offer additional services for children beginning April 2 in the event of a teacher walkout in local public schools.
03/14/2018 12:01 PM
The public comment period is open until March 21 for the draft of bikewalkokc, the City of Oklahoma City’s plan for improving our transportation network for cyclists and pedestrians.
03/07/2018 1:56 PM
Mayor Mick Cornett and other civic leaders broke ground Wednesday on the Lake Draper Trail, the third of three MAPS 3 Trails.
03/07/2018 1:15 PM
Oklahoma City’s first neighborhood trail opened Friday as civic leaders cut the ribbon on MAPS 3’s Will Rogers Trail.
03/02/2018 3:37 PM
The Civic Center Music Hall invested in improvements for patrons with hearing aids with the installation of a new hearing loop system in the Thelma Gaylord Performing Arts Theatre.
02/26/2018 3:09 PM
02/14/2018 3:14 PM
Walking on frozen ponds and lakes could be a deadly mistake.
01/05/2018 2:28 PM
Lake Hefner Drive along the north side of Lake Hefner will close to motor vehicle traffic beginning Jan. 2 while the Utilities Department improves the water intake tower at the dam.
12/11/2017 2:35 PM
The Oklahoma City Council on Tuesday appointed 11 City residents to a new advisory board overseeing the street, sidewalk and trail projects included in the Better Streets, Safer City sales tax initiative.
11/22/2017 10:58 AM
Oklahoma City anglers are invited to a public meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7 to discuss a potential new fishing permit fee for seniors.
10/16/2017 9:50 AM
Join local conservation experts and Master Gardeners during the City of Oklahoma City’s Water & Landscape Fest from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7 at Bluff Creek Park, 11301 N Meridian Ave.
09/27/2017 11:59 AM
Special events, election results, transit update, Convention and Visitors Bureau update and more.
09/26/2017 4:52 PM
Oklahoma City voters approved the bond and sales tax measures on Tuesday’s Better Streets, Safer City special election ballot, making comprehensive investments in the critical infrastructure and services to help our community thrive as it grows.
09/13/2017 1:22 PM