Recreation & Parks

About the Recreation & Parks Department

The City of Colonial Heights Department of Recreation and Parks strives to provide, develop, and maintain an array of parks, parks facilities, services, and recreational opportunities for all citizens to improve the overall quality of life for the community. The department provides a wide range of quality recreation and parks services through public awareness, utilization of resources, and being responsive to the community.

Organizational Structure

All employees and operations within the Department of Recreation and Parks are managed and directed by the Director of Recreation and Parks. The department is organizationally structured into six operational divisions:
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  • Buildings & Grounds
  • Horticulture
  • Parks
  • Community Center
  • Recreation
  • Violet Bank Museum

Services Available

Staff invites you and your family to take advantage of the variety of recreation programs and facilities available:
  • Affordable athletic and non-athletic activities
  • Five water-accessible parks
  • Numerous playgrounds
  • Senior Citizens Center
  • Senior Citizens Transportation
  • Facility Rentals
  • Violet Bank Museum

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Learn how you can help bring a beautiful barrier-free playground to White Bank Park in Colonial Heights that will serve our disabled citizens, veterans, and our aging population throughout the Tri-City area. Click picture above to visit the project website for more information

Recycling Perks Program

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