Check out the latest Parks & Recreation news below.
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
Better Streets, Safer City street improvement projects are already under way, and the Oklahoma City Council just approved the program’s first trails project.
07/31/2018 11:32 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
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