Parks & Recreation

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Youth Soccer at City Park

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COVID-19 CLOSURES: All park, recreation and library facilities remain closed to the public until further notice. All programs, events, and rentals, both indoor and outdoor, are suspended until further notice. Registration for programs and events is postponed until further notice.

Playgrounds and Pavilions – As of June 26, playgrounds and adjacent amenities such as pavilions, picnic tables and shelters will re-open per the State of Colorado, Tri-County and Jefferson County public health Safer at Home order. The playgrounds and adjacent amenities can re-open to the public for self-directed activity to include gatherings of fewer than 25 people and still adhering to all social distancing protocols. Users are responsible for disinfecting any areas of the self-directed activity upon re-opening as they deem appropriate. 

Tennis/Pickleball Courts and Skate Park - As of May 29, tennis/pickleball courts and skate parks will re-open per the State of Colorado, Tri-County and Jefferson County public health Safer-at-Home order. The courts and skate park can reopen to the public for self-directed activity use to include gatherings of less than 10 people and still adhering to all strict social distancing protocols. If social distancing cannot be achieved, then the self-directed participants must wear a mask. For more information, please visit www.cityofwestminster.us/COVID-19.

If you choose to continue using parks, trails, and open space for walking, hiking, biking, or running, continue to practice proper social distancing (maintain at least 6ft from others and keep group size to 4 or fewer people).

Have a parks, open space, social distancing, or recreation-related question that is important, but not an emergency? Wondering which city facilities are currently open and when? Call our parks and recreation hotline 7 days a week at 303-658-2902. If we miss your call, leave us a voicemail. All messages will be returned within 24 hours.

For more information, please visit www.cityofwestminster.us/COVID-19.

Parks & Recreation News

Mission

 

Together we create exceptional opportunities for a vibrant community with a commitment to nature, wellness, and literacy.

Westminster Parks, Recreation & Libraries manages 2,910 acres of parks; 3,100 acres of open space; more than 150 miles of trails; seven recreation facilities; two championship golf courses; two libraries; numerous community events; and a multitude of programs for individuals of all ages, abilities, and interests.

Westminster Parks, Recreation and Libraries is a three-time winner of the prestigious National Recreation and Parks Association Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management (1990, 1998, 2005). This award honors communities throughout the U.S. that demonstrate excellence in long-range planning, fiscal resource management, citizen support systems, environmental stewardship, preservation, technological integration, program planning and assessment, professional development, and agency recognition.

 

Contact Us

Parks, Recreation and Libraries Administrative Office
City Hall, 4800 W. 92nd Ave., Westminster, CO 80031
303-658-2192
Monday-Thursday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
prl@cityofwestminster.us