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Posted on: July 17, 2015

The Fall Recreation Guide is Now Available

Fall Recreation Guide

Be sure to check out the new Fall Allen Parks and Recreation guide! Resident registration begins August 10 and non-resident registration begins August 12. Pick up a hard copy at your ...Read on...

Fall Recreation Guide
Posted on: July 21, 2015

Hillside Park has a Fresh New Look

Hillside Park

After a complete demolition, Hillside Park renovations are complete. The new park has a much larger playground that includes two bays of swings, a 2-5 play unit, and a 5-12 unit. Be sure to check out the Hot Wheels track on the 2-5 unit and climb your way...Read on...

Parks Directory
Posted on: July 20, 2015

Allen Community Ice Rink Reopens Its Doors After Cosmetic and Maintenance Updates


The Allen Community Ice Rink reopens its doors today after having some updates made. A few of the things you will notice is that there is now more walking and seating space for guests, newly installed dasher walls, fresh paint around the facility and much...Read on...

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Posted on: July 9, 2015

Bolin Baseball Field Renovation

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The Allen Parks and Recreation Athletic Field Crew recently completed an infield renovation project at Bolin Baseball Field # 2. The drought over the past few years and the heavy rains created a sinking affect which caused the field to hold water. This ca...Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

Annual Parks Facility Closure Schedule


As part of the Allen Parks and Recreation Department’s annually scheduled maintenance, various facilities are closed throughout the year in order to work on equipment, deep clean, touch up paint and to complete various projects as needed. Each facility ha...Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

Arbor Day Foundation Names Allen Tree City USA


Allen, TX has been named a 2014 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. It marks the 12th consecutive year the City of Allen has earned the honor.

Allen achieved Tree City USA program ...Read on...

Posted on: November 12, 2014

Orchards Park Construction Concept


Orchards Park is an undeveloped Neighborhood Park located east of Malone Road on Lake Travis Drive north of Bethany Drive and south of Main Street. The property is approximately six acres in size and is bordered by single family residential. The concept p...Read on...

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