1. Parks & Recreation News
  1. Wheels Fun Park Public Art Survey!

    Artist Dare Coulter needs your help! Take the Artist's survey and share your childhood memories or feedback and ideas for the exterior public artwork feature that will welcome visitors into Wheels Roller Skating Rink when it reopens later this year. Read on...
  2. East End Park Restrooms Closed

    East End Park restrooms are closed due to a underground sewer pipe not functioning properly. A portable toilet will be available for parkgoers. Read on...
  3. Soil Lead Testing in DPR Parks - Latest Updates - Additional park areas restricted

    Get the latest update on soil testing at Walltown, East End, East Durham, Lyon, and Northgate Parks. Read on for updates on the City's work with the State on risk assessments at the 5 parks, and our response to the EPA's modified soil lead guidance. Read on...
  1. Play More Guide Cover Art Contest

    Durham Parks and Recreation (DPR) is celebrating 100 years in 2024 and we need the community’s help to commemorate it! Read on...
  2. Many DPR Restrooms and Water Fountains Closed for the Season

    Many DPR water fountains and restrooms have been winterized and are now closed for the season. Read on to see the year-round restrooms that will remain open all winter long! Read on...