Columbus Recreation and Parks Department

Columbus Metropolitan Library

Columbus Metropolitan Library and Columbus Recreation & Parks Department have partnered again to provide students with free lunches and snacks at 15 library locations.

City of Columbus

Columbus officials today announced an upcoming expansion of fall programs offered by the Recreation and Parks Department.

The City of Columbus has extended the operating hours of four recreation centers to provide a place to cool off during the extreme heat.

The school year comes to a close this week in Columbus, and city and district officials are reminding parents and students about summer programming options. 

The City of Columbus is offering people an incentive to help remove trash from local parks.

Mike Foley

Spring break for many Columbus students begins next week.

The Columbus Recreation and Parks Department says toxic algae blooms have been found in the ponds at Krumm and Schiller Parks.

City of Columbus

Columbus Recreation and Parks Director Alan McKnight is retiring on May 31 after more than 38 years with the city.

The organizer of the annual Juneteenth Festival is taking the city to federal court, claiming officials discriminated against the African-American community by stopping the festival last year after a child was shot.

City To Link Key Sections Of Bike Trail

Sep 30, 2013

The city of Columbus plans to connect the popular Olentangy Trail with Grandview Heights and Harrison West. 

The City of Columbus plans to change municipal code to give access points to the Olentangy River for boaters and kayakers. Columbus Recreation and Parks Director Alan McKnight says the change to allow portaging around low head dams is part of the city's Olentangy Water Trail plan adopted in 2007.

The City of Columbus plans to spend 5.5 million dollars to renovate the Westgate Recreation Center on the West side.

Columbus City Council last night approved legislation clearing the deed of the Walnut Hills Golf Course on Livingston Avenue.