This division assisted by seasonal workers takes care of numerous beauty areas totaling approximately 250 acres located within the City boundaries. The Maintenance staff also mows the grass along State Route 47 and railroad properties within the City limits, the green space along the Great Miami River and do various other parks maintenance projects.

The Parks Department has one-full time park ranger that patrols the city's parks, public grounds, and trails.


This division has 445 acres of parkland at various sites, including 18 playgrounds and 6 city athletic facilities:

  • Baumgardner
  • Custenborder
  • Flanagan
  • Harmon
  • Julia Lamb
  • Landrum


Parks Department employees are responsible for:

  • Litter removal
  • Mowing
  • Preparation of the following for league activities:
    • Seven baseball
    • Six softball
    • Ten soccer fields
    • Two football fields


Check out photos of the maintenance workers' projects.