1. Parks & Recreation News
  1. Playground Design Survey: Merrick-Moore Park

    We're excited to move on to the next phase of enhancements at Merrick-Moore Park. Help us choose the design for the new playground to be installed near the picnic shelter. Share your feedback and complete the online survey by Friday, July 15. Read on...
  2. Holiday Hours: Independence Day

    Our Administrative Office and Recreation Centers will be closed on Monday, July 4 in honor of Independence Day. City Lakes will be open under their normal schedule on Friday-Monday, July 1-4. Read on...
  3. Lyon Park Renovations Survey

    Lyon Park is getting ready to receive some highly-anticipated, community-guided improvements! Complete the online survey to share your thoughts on what new recreation features should be added, what park maintenance improvements are needed, and more! Read on...
  1. 2022-2023 Trail Repair Closures

    Repaving of existing asphalt on various trails throughout Durham began Spring 2022. While under construction, portions of the trails will be closed until complete, expected to be complete Spring 2023. Learn more about which trails are currently closed. Read on...
  2. COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

    As of March 7, following the lifted Durham City & County mask mandates, all individuals entering City of Durham Parks & Recreation indoor facilities are not required to wear a face covering. As of March 21, the mask mandate for City Employees has lifted. Read on...