Parks are vitally important to establishing and maintaining the quality of life in our community, promoting the health of families and youth, and contributing to the economic and environmental well-being of our City. The City maintains 17 developed parks for a combined total of 810 acres of parkland.
Park landscape maintenance services include urban forest management, turf management, plant and shrub management, water resource management via climate-based central irrigation control and irrigation system maintenance, integrated weed and pest management, and litter management.
Additional Park maintenance categories include:
Park site furnishings
Sports infrastructure/sports field turf
Park and nature trails
Graffiti abatement in City Parks
Special Event support
The Landscape Maintenance Section oversees private contractors who provide much of the City’s landscape maintenance services. City staff ensure contractor compliance and provide specialized maintenance services throughout the City’s urban grounds and green spaces.