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Parks & Community Services

The Parks & Community Services Department (PACS) maintains more than 200 parks and public spaces citywide as well as provides aid and educational programming that makes Fort Worth a great place to live, work and play.

  • Camp Fort Worth superheroes
  • Lifeguard at Dive-In Movie
  • Boy on skateboard
  • Children and a program coordinator play cards at a local community center
Bob Byers named new director of the Botanic Garden

Bob Byers named new director of the Botanic Garden

Since 1994, Byers has been with Garvan Woodland Gardens, the botanical garden of the University of Arkansas, and currently serves as the gardens’ associate executive director.

Fort Worth receives $1 million grant for Northwest Community Park

Fort Worth receives $1 million grant for Northwest Community Park

Texas Parks and Wildlife has awarded the City of Fort Worth a $1 million urban outdoor recreation grant to expand the development of Northwest Community Park in northwest Fort Worth.

Neighborhood pools to be removed due to cost of maintenance, renovation

Neighborhood pools to be removed due to cost of maintenance, renovation

After an authorization from the City Council on December 2, 2014, the City of Fort Worth will be removing several neighborhood pools that have not been operational for several years.

 
SPARC

Fort Worth SPARC After-School Program

Fort Worth SPARC was formed with major funding from The Wallace Foundation and the collaboration of the City, Fort Worth ISD, area school districts, after-school providers and community leaders. The unified strategy of SPARC is to create better, more widespread out-of-school-time opportunities for kids by "Strengthening Programs through Advocacy, Resources and Collaboration." See other resources available from The Wallace Foundation »

Contact Us

Address:
4200 S. Freeway, Suite 2200
Fort Worth, TX 76115
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Telephone:
817-392-5700

Fax:
817-392-5724

Director:
Richard Zavala



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