News Flash

Posted on: November 18, 2020

Wrightwood Park - Playground Survey

Residents are invited to take a survey to provide feedback on replacing playground equipment at Wrightwood Park. This is the first in a series of community engagement activities for residents to provide their input. Amid COVID-19 and the safer-at-home gui...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: November 12, 2020

DPR to Host Socially-Distanced Holiday Events

The cloud of COVID-19 may rain on Durham's Holiday Parade and Fun Fest (HPFF), but it will not stop Durham Parks and Recreation (DPR) from hosting a series of socially ---physically distanced holiday events.

After careful consideration, the City o...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Hoover Road Athletic Park Groundbreaking

On Thursday, October 29, Durham Parks and Recreation broke ground on a major construction project in East Durham – Hoover Road Athletic Park, located at 632 North Hoover Road.

As more and more residents are venturing outside, outdoor amenities like this pa...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: October 27, 2020

Southern Boundaries Park - Tennis Courts Closed December 12

All of the tennis courts at Southern Boundaries Park will be closed to the public on Saturday, December 12 from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. for an event

Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Construction around Solite Park and American Tobacco Trail

Fayetteville Road around Solite Park is undergoing construction to widen the road. This project created a four-way intersection at Barbee and Fayetteville Roads with one side of this intersection being a new entrance into Solite Park. Weather permitting, ...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Park and Trail Maintenance

C.M. Herndon Park - Field Conversion project

Beginning in early November, C.M. Herndon Park will undergo major renovations in the southwest portion of the site. Renovations will include the conversion of the small turf field into additional parking. This a...

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Durham Parks and Recreation News Flash