Featured Initiatives

Youth Advisory Board

The Youth Advisory Board is comprised of 12 to 18 students, ages 14 to 18, who serve a two-year term on the board. The board will bring a youth perspective to the city park system.

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Youth Programming Grants

We are seeking local programming partners who are prepared to advance the health and wellness of youth in Toledo through high-quality program offerings for the summer and school year.

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Parks Recreation Rentals Ice Rink Pools

We are dedicated to the effective management of Toledo’s green-spaces, and to providing programs, facilities, and opportunities to enhance the quality of life for all of our residents and visitors to Toledo.

Department Activities

  • Operate 125 City of Toledo parks and rental facilities for public gatherings.
  • Maintenance over 25 miles of walking paths and trails
  • Maintenance of 65 playgrounds.
  • Maintenance of more than 50 athletic fields and facilities, which include baseball and softball diamonds and tennis courts.
  • Maintenance and operation of 6 city pools.
  • Facilitate and fund youth programming.