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Park and Recreation

COVID-19 UPDATE: May 29, 2020 12:30 p.m

The City of Tulsa’s Park and Recreation Department remains committed to ensuring the safety of our staff and residents, and continue to consult with CDC guidance, the Tulsa Health Department and City leadership to monitor, asses and update our health and safety policies as needed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Please see below for our most recent update:

Director: Anna America

Mission Statement: To provide and preserve quality parks and recreation opportunities for all Tulsa citizens.

Vision Statement: To create a quality park system that meets the community's need for recreation and learning opportunities to benefit health and well-being.

Tulsa Parks manages 135 parks covering roughly 8,652 acres. This includes two nature centers, six community centers, four with fitness facilities, gymnasiums and all have meeting rooms. There are 57 miles of walking trails, two skate parks, two dog parks, and five swimming pools. In addition, there are 185 sports fields, 94 playgrounds, 104  tennis courts, 8 outdoor pickleball courts, 13 water playgrounds, 18 splash pads, 72 picnic shelters, 4 golf courses and 8 disc golf courses.

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