The City of Greeley has over 30 parks located within city limits! Amenities range from playgrounds to skate parks and natural open space areas!
Important information for park reservations:
- Only park shelters can be reserved
- Reservations and park use is on a first come first serve basis
- Reservations must be submitted at least 10 business days prior to the requested date
- All day shelter reservation is $50.00
- Parks Rules and Regulations must be followed
Restroom facilities are available on a seasonal basis and will be closed from October 15th through May 1st. Sanborn, Peakview, Monfort, Farr, Anna Gimmestad and Luther can be made available for PAID rental from March 1st through May 15th. Anna Gimmestad Park facilities are only made available with a paid shelter reservation at any time of year.
Over the course of the next 20 years the Parks Department will be working diligently to bring 14 new parks online as well as expanding 6 miles of the Sheep Draw Regional Trail System.
February generally marks the beginning of hiring for positions that run from March through October. Each year a variety of individuals join the regular park staff to assist in keeping the parks looking good.
Our hiring needs correspond nicely with the school calendar and every year we see lots of students who want to work out side and avoid conflicts with their school schedules.
A job with the Parks Department involves customer service, building maintenance, small construction projects, irrigation, irrigation maintenance, mowing, aeration, small and large equipment usage as well as ball field care and maintenance to include dragging, chalking and leveling. Employees will also find themselves preparing for special events and tournaments. Those who are hired will have opportunities to attend safety and equipment workshops.
If you are interested in applying for a job with the parks department, please visit the City of Greeley Human Resources
webpage to find out how.