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Omaha is home to more than 240 parks which encompass 11,000 acres of park land. Parks help to create a sense of community by bringing neighborhoods together. Relax, play, exercise, or just take in a little fresh air and enjoy nature. Check out some of Omaha’s parks that have undergone major improvements in 2017! There are many new and exciting projects to come in 2018.
 If you have not had a chance to experience the Omaha Parks system, then start exploring today by using our Park Finder to find parks, community centers, pools, golf courses and more near you!
 2018 Projects In The Parks
Flanagan Lake 
- Opening of the Lake and Trail
- Playground in the Fall
Levi Carter Park 
- New Playground
- New splash pad
 Memorial Park Art Restorations
- Replacement of the Korea-Vietnam Peace Memorial and restoration of the WWII Colonnade
 Standing Bear Lake 
- New Playground
Tranquility Soccer Complex
- New turfed championship soccer field

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 ...