During the July 12 City Council meeting, Allen Parks and Recreation was celebrated for its achievements, state-of-the-art projects and award-winning employees and marketing campaigns.
Parks and Recreation Board Vice-Chair John Holley highlighted the work the Board has done over the past year to help review Parks and Recreation operations and new developments, including plans for:
The Board also recommended amendments to Parks and Recreation Fees, approval for standards of care for summer camps, and City Council adoption of the 2021-2031 Parks, Recreation and Open Space Master Plan to guide the department’s efforts and funding into the next decade.
Watch the full presentation.
July is Parks and Recreation Month, which recognizes the services, parks, facilities and events the Allen Parks and Recreation Department provides to Allen residents, along with Allen’s Parks and Recreation professionals.
Mayor Ken Fulk presents a proclamation to Parks and Recreation Director Kate Meacham, board members and City staff.