News Flash

Posted on: November 13, 2018

West Point on the Eno Temporarily Closed Due to Flooding

West Point on the Eno will be closed today (November 13) due to flooding. All activities and programs are canceled.

Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: November 2, 2018

River Forest Park Playground Closed

River Forest Park Playground is closed due to damages that
occurred during the post Florence rain and flooding.  DPR staff is workingto determine the extent of the damage and to evaluate the overall condition of
the playground and safety surf...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: October 22, 2018

DPR Closed for Employee Appreciation Luncheon on November 15

On Thursday, November 15, Durham Parks and Recreation will host its annual Employee Recognition and Appreciation Luncheon. All recreation centers and the administration office will be closed from 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: October 11, 2018

Morreene Road Park Tennis Courts and Playground Closed through December 23

The tennis courts and playground at Mooreene Road Park will be closed through December 23 for construction, weather permitting.


Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: July 10, 2017

Park and Trail Maintenance

Bay-Hargrove Park

The City’s Urban Forestry Unit has identified two Elm Trees within Bay-Hargrove Park that are suffering from decay and will need to be removed. The trees have been evaluated and placed in the queue for removal as soon as possibl...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash