This division assisted by seasonal workers takes care of numerous beauty areas totaling approximately 250 acres located within the City boundaries. They also mow the grass along State Route 47 within the City limits, the green area by the Great Miami River and do various other grounds maintenance projects.

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


This division has 445 acres of parkland at various sites, including 17 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.