News & Press Releases

Tucson Clean and Beautiful Programs

Adopt-a-Park and Public Areas Program Tucson Clean and Beautiful is seeking community volunteers to adopt parks, streets, washes, and other available public areas on an ongoing basis. Volunteer groups are asked to commit to monthly cleanups, at least twice a month for parks and at lea
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Silverlake Park Multipurpose Path Activities to Impact Park Use Saturday, April 30

Tucson Indian Center – Wellness Department will host a Family Bike Ride on the Silverlake Park Path (Kino and 36th St.) which will impact public use at the park on Saturday, April 30 from 7:30-11 a.m. Tucson Parks and Recreation staff will close the path for public use and parki
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Northwest Center Hosts 12th Annual Eggstragavanza

Tucson Parks and Recreation’s Northwest Center (160 N. 6th Ave.) presents it’s 12th Annual Easter Eggstravaganza, Sat., April 23 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  The event is free to the public and features a Easter Egg Hunt for children 12 and under. Sponsored by several
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Tucson Parks and Recreation Survey

The Parks and Recreation Department is working with the University of Arizona, Masters of Public Administration (Methods for Program Evaluation Class) to conduct a variety of evaluations across the Department. As a valuable learning experience for students, and a local source of insig
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Our Big Event

The Tucson Parks Foundation would like to invite you to our biggest fundraising event of the year – the Hole in One Contest! at the gorgeous Del Urich Golf Course in mid-town Tucson, 900 S. Alvernon Way. It will be held over multiple days, with top shots qualifying for Tucson’s premie
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Tucson Parks and Recreation Department Recognized for Excellence

On October 26, 2010, the City of Tucson Parks and Recreation Department was recognized for excellence in the field of parks and recreation management by becoming one of only ninety-seven agencies in the country currently holding national accreditation from the Commission for Accredita
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