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Parks Maintenance

Arvada Parks, Trails and Open Space Maintenance performs routine maintenance for city owned parks, trails, sports facilities, landscaped medians, city facilities, and Apex Park and Recreation District owned parks.

Maintains over 220 sites and 3,500 acres.

Program Descriptions

Park, Trail and Open Space Maintenance

Duties include maintenance of playground equipment, bridges, landscaping, turf grass and native grass, trees, planter beds, irrigation systems, herbicide and pesticide applications, snow removal of 240 routes, and general park clean-up. Parks programs involving the community are Adopt-a-Trail, Arbor Day, Plant A Tree, July 4th fireworks display, Christmas tree recycling, Lake Recreation, and special event support.

Park and Recreation Facility Maintenance

Apex Recreation and Park District schedules programs and manages all athletic facilities and practice facility use.  For further information, contact 303-424-2739. 

Arvada Parks program maintains 57 playgrounds, 77 tennis courts/play courts, 2 volleyball courts, 32 soccer/football/lacrosse fields, 2 bocce ball courts, and 9 sports complex facilities.  In addition to the scheduled athletic fields, many parks are used for sports practices. 

Pavilion Rentals

This service involves reserving park space and pavilion areas for a fee. Park pavilions can be reserved weekdays, weekends, and up to a full day rental.  There are 11 pavilions and one park area to rent. All reservations must be completed in person by visiting the Parks Maintenance Facility, Monday through Friday, 7 am - 3:30 pm, at 7800 W. 62nd Avenue.  For more information call 720-989-7410.