Parks & Recreation

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Summer jobs with Parks & Recreation

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Become a partner with Parks & Recreation

Lexington Parks & Recreation is seeking partnerships to expand resources for recreation opportunities, improve service delivery and enhance the amenities offered at our facilities.

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City receives $250,000 grant for Splash!

Charles Young Park’s splash pad will promote water-based play and environmental stewardship.

City working to open Legacy Trail as soon as possible

Amazon is projecting the entire trail will be open by early October.

Prairies Part 1: Warm-season vs cool-season grass

What would you consider a prairie region of the US? Kentucky is probably not the first state that comes to mind; often it's states like the Dakotas, Nebraska, or Kansas are most associated with the prairie ecosystem.