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This is the official website of the City of Omaha Parks and Recreation Department

Message from Omaha Parks & Recreation Director

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The City of Omaha Parks, Recreation and Public Property looks forward to another outstanding year!

The 2019 Discovery Guide reveals adventure through our recreational programs, outdoor "must see" attractions, and events we offer throughout the year. As a department, we strive to promote a positive, healthy, and active lifestyle for all! 
2019 is an exciting year for Omaha Parks! We have several large-scale projects in the works that we are excited to share with the Omaha community! 
 
Discover the endless opportunities our department has to offer. Catch an event at one of our 13 Community Centers, swim at one of our 18 aquatic facilities, golf at one of our 8 city Golf Courses, enjoy biking on our 125+ miles of trail, or visit one of our 250+ parks! Adventure is closer than you think! 
 
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News and Events

  • Trails, Parks & Other Closings

    2019-03-14 21:14:40

    Due to the increased water levels/flooding, the following trails/parks have been closed: Glenn Cunningham Lake is closed until further notice. This includes the lake, playground, trails and disc golf course.  Bi ...

  • NP Dodge Park CLOSED Due To Elevated River Levels

    2019-03-14 15:27:04

    (Omaha, NE – March 14th, 2019) – Due to heavy rains and the rising levels of the Missouri River, the City of Omaha Parks Department will be closing NP Dodge Park effective immediately.  Facility ...

  • Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge - OPEN

    2019-01-25 17:29:16

    Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge CLOSED The Bob Kerrey Bridge is back OPEN to the public. We thank you for your patience. If you have any questions regarding the bridge, please call 402-444-5900. 

  • 144th Street Trail Closure

    2018-11-09 16:54:58

    144th Street Trail Closure (Omaha, NE) – November 9th, 2018 - The east portion of the 144th Street Trail between West Maple Road and Eagle Run Drive will close on Monday, November 12, 2018 so that MUD can work on a wa ...