Parks and Recreation Spotlight
It may seem a bit early to talk about summer activities, but school will be out in a few short weeks, and that means our summer activities for kids and adults will be kicking into high gear. We already have opened registration for some of our summer programs, so don’t miss your chance to get in on the fun.
PARK RESERVATIONS: Park reservations are now available online. Just click on the ONLINE REGISTRATION header located in the menu on the right side of this page.
Our Mission: To provide and promote community leisure as well as recreational and cultural activities for all citizens. This is accomplished through professional staff who provides recreational programs and activities and who maintain facility standards making them to enhance personal well being and to improve the quality of life that makes Yakima a great place to live, work and play.
Parks & Recreation Manager
Yakima Parks and Recreation
2301 Fruitvale Blvd
Yakima, WA 98902
509 575 6020
The Parks and Recreation Commission is governed under Ordinance No.1573 to:
- advise on policy, plans and programs
- maintain and operate City parks
- advise and maintain recreational programs
The Park Commission meets at 5:30pm the second Wednesday of each month at City Hall. The public is welcome to attend or can watch on Cable TV, Channel 22.
Parks and Recreation Survey Results Powerpoint (2mb)
Activity Information – Parks Program Guide
Parks and Recreation Comprehensive Plan