Check out the latest Parks & Recreation news below.
It’s 100 days until MAPS 3’s Scissortail Park opens in downtown Oklahoma City – the new crown jewel of public spaces in our community with accessible fun for everybody.
06/19/2019 9:46 AM
Parts of the West River Trail are blocked in west Oklahoma City while crews assess and repair erosion damage along the North Canadian River’s banks.
06/06/2019 2:15 PM
The West River Trail is open again in west Oklahoma City after crews addressed erosion and flood issues along the North Canadian River’s banks.
05/31/2019 9:46 AM
Sheridan and Robinson avenues have been re-opened near the Devon Energy Center in downtown Oklahoma City.
05/30/2019 4:02 PM
Enjoy Oklahoma City’s local fishing waters during National Boating and Fishing Week with free fishing June 1-2.
05/24/2019 11:15 AM
OKC Parks aquatic centers, community pools and spraygrounds open soon for a summer full of family-friendly fun.
05/22/2019 9:54 AM
Staff at Oklahoma City’s H.B. Parsons Fish Hatchery are getting ready to help kids get “Hooked on Fishing” with free fishing classes.
04/22/2019 8:30 AM
Part of the Will Rogers Trail in northwest Oklahoma City will be temporarily closed at NW 19th Street while crews repair a hole near the trail.
04/19/2019 4:10 PM
04/19/2019 2:05 PM
OKC Parks will open five new outdoor fitness courts with a grand opening April 6, launching a new partnership with the San Francisco-based National Fitness Campaign (NFC). The free outdoor fitness opportunities across Oklahoma City are for bodyweight exercises, circuit training and more.
04/01/2019 11:07 AM
The Parks Department has purchased the 240 Sports Complex in south Oklahoma City with plans to renovate it in time for the spring 2020 baseball and softball seasons.
02/22/2019 8:30 AM
Oklahoma City’s annual trout fishing season at Dolese Youth Park Pond, 5101 NW 50th Street, ends Feb. 28. But anglers can continue to fish for as long as trout remain.
02/19/2019 8:30 AM
Public art projects are coming soon to the West River Trail, two parks and a fire station.
01/31/2019 12:00 PM
Enjoy Oklahoma City’s local fishing waters for free at least one day a month all year long in 2019.
01/02/2019 10:02 AM
Dennis Clowers, one of Oklahoma City’s three Assistant City Managers, is retiring effective Feb. 7.
11/15/2018 1:23 PM
The Oklahoma City Council voted Tuesday to accept 130 acres of the former Lone Oak Farms in far northwest Oklahoma City for park and trail development.
10/24/2018 8:30 AM
The community is invited to celebrate Lightning Creek Park’s revitalization during a ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 10. The park is located at 801 SW 81st Street.
09/19/2018 9:11 AM
The recreation center at Pilot Park, 1435 NW 2nd Street, is closed for repairs until further notice.
08/20/2018 2:22 PM
New fees for City of Oklahoma City fishing permits and a new three-day permit take effect Sept. 1.
08/16/2018 8:30 AM
Construction projects in the coming weeks will affect the West River Trail and Lake Overholser Trail in west Oklahoma City.
08/10/2018 10:34 AM