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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Garland Parks Update

Parks Update April 3, 2020; Closure of all Sport Courts and Public Restrooms at all Parks due to COV

The City of Garland Announces Additional Park Amenities Closures

April 3, 2020 - In our efforts to help maintain physical distancing in compliance with the Governor’s Order, the Dallas County Order, and CDC/Texas Department of State Health Servic...

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Posted on: November 3, 2019

Trails Master Plan & Survey

Rowlett Creek Greenbelt Trail

We want to hear from you. Find out more and take the survey today!

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Monitoring COVID-19

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Garland Public Health is working closely with regional, state and federal partners to monitor for coronavirus in north Texas. Check our Disease Information page for updates.

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Summer Play Guide-Delay

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Due to the recent COVID-19 health emergency, the PLAY GUIDE Summer Edition (May through August) and all summer class registrations will be delayed for an undetermined amount of time.  We will publish an update here on our websit...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Update on the Senior Meal Program

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Dallas County has authorized the City of Garland PRCAD to continue serving and delivering meals to currently registered seniors. 

Any new seniors wishing to participate in the meal program, please call Garland Senior Activity Center.  

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Citywide Trails Interactive Map

Interactive Citywide Trails Map

Are you a visual person? This interactive map will help us understand exactly where your priorities are for cycling, walking and citywide trails in Garland. 

Follow the instructions and answer the questions using the...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Keeping a Safe Physical Distance in Parks and on Trails

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Remember folks, if you must go outside, please follow physical distancing guidelines in our parks and on trails. http://ow.ly/oCu550yQp74 (link to National Recreation and Parks Association)

Below are a few recommendations to keep safe physical distancing w...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Staying Active through COVID-19

Coomer Park Trail

We know you have read the alerts, the reports on the news, and the City of Garland’s disaster declaration on March 17 that resulted in closures of several City facilities. But, what you may not know is that Garland’s outdoor parks are ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Recreation Centers

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Garland is home to six recreation centers. Each facility offers a variety of programs and services that are enjoyed by all.

Click on the image or the Recreation page link below. 

Find a Center near you!

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

Garland Body Shops

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Need to exercise more, but don't want to join a gym? Check out our Body Shops filled with great equipment for all skill levels and are a great, low-cost alternative to big, expensive gyms.

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