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    Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation

    From caring for stately saguaros in Tucson Mountain Park to overseeing after-school recreation programs, we add a vital dimension to the lives of our residents and visitors. We invite you to hike and play in our parks or take one of the many classes we offer. We're working for you!

    For Immediate Release

    Ajo Playground Closure
    The playground at E.S. Bud Walker Park in Ajo will be closed for repairs beginning June 24 and should reopen June 30, 2015.

    Ramada Closures at Winston Reynolds-Manzanita and Ebonee Marie Moody Parks
    Winston Reynolds-Manzanita Park:
    Ramada 1 - Closed on June 23, 2015 for repairs.
    Ramada 2, 4 and 5 - Closed on June 27 and 28, 2015 for repairs.
    Ramada 3 - Closed on June 30, 2015 for repairs.

    Ebonee Marie Moody Park:
    Ramada 1 - Closed on June 27 and 28, 2015 for repairs.

    Construction Alert: North Rillito Interceptor Sewer Rehabilitation Project
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    Rillito Regional Park Construction Alerts and Closures
    Pima County is proceeding with utilizing 2004 bonds to make improvements at Rillito Regional Park. The north entry off 1st Avenue will be closed to the public beginning April 13, 2015 while improvements are in process. The south 1st Avenue entry and the River Road entry will remain in use throughout the project. For Construction Alerts

    Playground Closed for Repairs
    Thomas Jay and Flowing Wells Park playgrounds are closed for repairs until future notice.

    2015 Bond Election
    Pima County is in the process of planning for a 2015 bond election. You can learn more about the projects being considered for the Parks and Recreation and Museums and Tourism categories.
    For more information on the Loop Vendor Pilot Program.

    Limited Loop Jersey's Available

    Gila Monster
    1 Large Men's Long Sleeve

    There will be a limited number of Gila Monster jerseys
    available for purchase in approximately a month.

    Bats
    4 Large Men's Short Sleeve
    5 XL Men's Short Sleeve
    2 XXL Men's Short Sleeve

    1 XXXL Men's Long Sleeve
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    History

    Pima County established its Parks and Recreation Department in 1947 to serve urban and rural residents and guests by providing leisure-time destinations and services.

    Mission

    Leading community efforts to conserve the Sonoran Desert and enhance the urban environment while providing quality recreational, educational, and leisure activities.

    Vision

    Inspiring enjoyment of our natural resources, urban parks, and recreational program.

    Parklands Foundation
    The Pima County Parks Rules are adopted by the Pima County Board of Supervisors as the code of rules and regulations for Pima County parks and recreation areas pursuant to A.R.S. 11-935(B)(2) and 11-936.

    Park Rules
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    Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation

    3500 W. River Road
    Tucson, AZ 85741

    (520) 724-5000


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