News Flash

Posted on: June 22, 2022

Playground Design Survey: Merrick-Moore Park

We're excited to move on to the next phase of enhancements at Merrick-Moore Park. This will include a playground, art sculptures, walking trails, and other park amenities scheduled to be complete in early 2023. Based on public feedback provided i...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: June 13, 2022

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.

Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: May 24, 2022

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!&n...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: April 14, 2022

2022-2023 Trail Repair Closures

Repaving of the existing asphalt on various trails throughout Durham began Spring 2022. The trails are being repaved to fix cracking, potholes, and minor drainage issues and add a center dashed line. While under construction, portions of the trails will b...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: March 25, 2022

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

As of Monday March 7, 2022, following the lifted Durham City & County mask mandates, all individuals entering City of Durham Parks and Recreation indoor facilities are not required to wear a face covering (mask). As of Monday, March 21, 2022, the mask...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash