The mission of the Department of Parks and Recreation is to enhance the leisure time of all residential and corporate citizens by providing and facilitating appropriate recreational facilities, programs, and activities.
Coordinates recreation programs, special events and sports leagues for all ages throughout the city at various locations and facilities. This division is responsible for all room or pavilion reservations.
Operates facilities that offer a variety of recreation, sports, arts and city services. These include a new Community Center opening early 2017, Aquaport, city parks and the Government Center.
Responsible for the maintenance of the city's parks, recreation facilities, Government Center and various beautification projects. Activities include mowing, snow removal, construction, park trash cleanup and other park-related maintenance.
Coming Soon - New Community Center
We are very excited for our new facility that is scheduled to open first quarter of 2017. Our new 92,000 square foot facility will have an indoor aquatic center, a multi-activity court, an indoor walking/jogging track, a Play Center for kids ages 6 months to 9 years old, a preschool with separate toddler room, computer/library and direct access to an outdoor private playground, an open space fitness center with three group exercise studios, a senior lounge dedicated to individuals ages 55+, rental spaces, and much more! For more information, layout map, fee schedules and videos, please visit:
Bridgeton, Creve Coeur and Maryland Heights Exchange
Bridgeton - The City of Maryland Heights agrees to permit any Bridgeton resident who displays a Bridgeton residency card to use Dogport year-round and Aquaport from Memorial Day through Labor Day and be charged the same fees charged by Maryland Heights to its residents.
The City of Bridgeton agrees to permit any Maryland Heights resident who displays a Maryland Heights residency card to use the Berry Hill Golf Course and be charged the same fees charged by Bridgeton to its residents
Creve Coeur - Maryland Heights agrees to permit any Creve Coeur resident who displays a Creve Coeur residency card to use the Aquaport from Memorial Day until Labor Day and be charged the fee customarily charged by Maryland Heights to its residents.
Creve Coeur agrees to permit any Maryland Heights resident who displays a residency card to use the Creve Coeur Golf Course from May 15 through September 15 and the Creve Coeur Ice Arena year round and be charged the fee customarily charged by Creve Coeur to its residents. Resident reservation privileges shall apply to Maryland Heights residents.