Augusta Recreation, Parks & Facilities

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Recreation, Parks and Facilities provide wholesome quality of life experiences for lifetime enjoyment of the people who live, work and play in Augusta.


Recreation, Parks and Facilities aspire to be a customer service centered organization focused on people, innovation and commitment.

ABOUT US … Where the Best is our Standard

The Department of Recreation, Parks and Facilities is comprised of four units: The Office of the Director, Augusta Recreation, Augusta Parks and Augusta Facilities.

The Department serves our community under the leadership of Interim Director Ron Houck, CPRP. The Office of the Director houses the Business Office, Planning, Development and Asset Management and Workplace Health, Safety and Training Office.

Augusta Recreation is responsible for the development and management of Youth and Adult Athletics, Waterfront and Aquatics, Community Recreation Programming, Special Events Office, Senior Adult Programming and Facility Rental Management.

Augusta Parks is responsible for Landscape, Grounds and Turf Management, Special Event Venues, Regional Parks and Cemetery Operations.

Augusta Facilities is responsible for Facility Maintenance and Management of all Municipal Buildings and In-House Construction Management.

Merry Street Artists Art Exhibit - Warren Road Community Center - Saturday, April 18th beginning at 9:00 a.m. For more information, please call (706) 796-5025.

Senior Adult Prom - Julian Smith Casino - Thursday, April 23rd from 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. For more information, please call (706) 796-5025.
18th Annual Pendleton King Park Plant Sale - Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. Click here for more information. 

Recreation Master Plan - For more information on the Recreation, Parks and Facilities Master Plan, please visit

2015 Richmond County Location Track Meet Results. Click 2015 Richmond County Local Track Results to download.
City of Augusta Employee of the Month - Darrin Shine(Carrie J. Mays Family Life Center), Augusta Recreation, Parks and Facilities Department. 
Darrin Shine EOM