News Flash

Posted on: December 10, 2018

DURHAM’S SENIOR HOLIDAY PARTY SCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY DECEMBER 11 HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO DECEMBER 21

Due to inclement weather, the Durham Senior Holiday Party scheduled to be held at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center on December 11, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. has been postponed. The event has been rescheduled to Friday, Decemb...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: November 26, 2018

River Forest Park Playground Closed

The playground structure at River Forest Park is being removed due to damages from the rain and flooding caused during and after Hurricane Florence. The swing set will remain but will not be available for use until the safety surfacing has been restored. ...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: November 26, 2018

Shady Oaks Park Playground Removal

The playground structure at Shady Oaks Park is being removed due to unsafe conditions created by vandalism and the age of the equipment. The swing set and spring rockers will remain. Once funding is identified we will solicit feedback on future plans for ...

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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