The Park Maintenance Division is responsible for the care and maintenance of 22 parks consisting of:
1 Dog park
1 Regulation baseball field
1 Running track
14 Baseball / softball fields
2 Football fields
An 8 field soccer complex
Christensen Field livestock and campground facility
Over 400 acres of park land, 110 acres of irrigated land are also maintained.
Mowing & Snow Responsibilities
The Park Maintenance Division is also responsible for mowing the city right of way around four city parking lots, 12 cul-de-sacs, and two highway overpasses.
During the winter, the Park Maintenance Division maintains and removes snow on 13.5 acres of city-owned parking lots, and 8.5 miles of sidewalks and bike trails.
Repairs & New Construction
Other duties of the Parks Maintenance Division include the repairs and construction of existing and new facilities.
These facilities include:
1 family fun pool
1 sled hill
1 traditional pool
15 park restrooms
18 tennis courts
24 flower beds
3 City owned houses
5 storage buildings and numerous pieces of playground equipment
Currently, all of these are maintained by five full-time employees and 12 seasonal employees working between the months of May and September. Four employees assist with maintenance during peak workloads.