About Parks & Recreation

Author:

Diana Powels Parks & Recreation Computer Support Assistant Parks & Recreation

Summary:

Parks & Recreation serves a diverse cross-section of citizens and visitors through the provision of programs, services, and facilities.

Last Updated:

6/28/2008

Yuma Parks and Recreation - Experience the Fun!

Parks & Recreation department logoOur Mission: "Enriching lives through quality programs, experiences, and facilities that preserve the past, provide for the present, plan for the future and promote the spirit of fun."

Our Vision:  To provide opportunities for learning and life experiences that enhance the physical, social, cultural, and environmental well being of our community. We serve a diverse cross-section of citizens and visitors through the provision of programs, services, and facilities.

The department consists of several areas that serve the public:

All of these areas reflect our efforts to continually contribute to the quality of life enjoyed by the citizens of Yuma.

Just So You Know

The Yuma Parks and Recreation Department reserves the right to photograph facilities, activities, and program participants for potential future use. All photos will remain the property of the City of Yuma and may be used for publicity or promotion purposes.

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Recent News

 
Share Your Comments about the Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER)
Share Your Comments about the Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER)

The City of Yuma completed Program Year 2013/2014, which is the 3rd year of the City of Yuma 2011-2015 Consolidated Plan. As part of this process, we want to hear your thoughts on the activities completed in Program Year 2013-2014. Continued... 09/11/2014

Fire House Facts and Tips on Emergency Preparedness

Fire House Facts for Sunday September 7, 2014 through Saturday September 13, 2014 and Tips on Emergency Preparedness. Continued... 09/19/2014

City of Yuma Road Report for September 18, 2014
City of Yuma Road Report for September 18, 2014

This week's update of road construction projects: Catalina Drive Reconstruction - Public meeting to take place on Wednesday; 5th Avenue and 7th Street; 14th Street and 11th Avenue; Avenue 5E near County 11-1/2 Street; and more. Continued... 09/19/2014

Public Notice: Water and Sewer Rate Adjustments

Notice required by Arizona Revised Statutes Section 9-499.15: The City of Yuma will be considering final water and sewer rates. (Updated timetable, September 17, 2014) Continued... 09/11/2014

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Featured Items

 
September - Come Out and PLAY! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)
September - Come Out and PLAY! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)

In September's newsletter, we get ready for Spruce Up Your Park & Come Out & Play Days, the always exciting Wedding & Quinceañera Expo, share improvements to our "Bark Park" and catch up on the latest events and happenings from Yuma Parks & Recreation. Continued...

Fall & Winter Activities Guide Available Online!
Fall & Winter Activities Guide Available Online!

The Yuma Parks and Recreation Activities Guide is available online for your convenience. Just one click gets you a PDF, printable version of the 36-page Guide. Continued...

Events, Tickets & Classes
Events, Tickets & Classes

Find out about Recreation classes, shows at the Historic Yuma Theatre, Yuma Civic Center events, and much, much more. Continued...

Alcohol Permits
Alcohol Permits

Alcohol permits for nine of the City of Yuma parks are now available for purchase online from the City's website. Continued...

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