Posted on: October 20, 2017

Phelps Neighborhood Association purchases new utility vehicle

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Neighbors of Springfield’s Phelps Grove Park have purchased a new utility vehicle for the Springfield-Greene County Park Board, lifting volunteers’ burden of watering young trees in the park.

The vehicle was presented at the Phelps Neig...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

CODP Athlete of the Year reception Sunday, Oct. 15, at the Davis House

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The Greater Springfield Community Olympic Development Program (CODP) and the Springfield-Greene County Park Board will honor four youth athletes at the 3rd Annual Athlete of the Year reception Sunday, Oct. 15, 2-4 p.m. at the Davis House, 5780 S. Farm Roa...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: September 25, 2017

Harvest Fest returns to Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park Sept. 29-Oct. 29

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Harvest Fest at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park opens this weekend, kicking off five weekends of Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch, Haunted Trail and all kinds of fall-themed fun, presented by the Springfield-Greene County Park Board.

Harvest Fest is open Saturdays, 11 a...

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

Ozark Greenways dedicates Trail of Honor Oct. 12, 2 p.m.

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Springfield, Mo. — Join Ozark Greenways Thursday, October 12, 2-3 p.m. for a patriotic dedication ceremony and official trail opening of the Trail of Honor, spanning the Missouri Veterans Cemetery, 5201 S. Southwood Rd. 

Winding along the serene J...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Registration now open for Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5K Walk/Run

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Early Bird Registration is now open for the 23rd Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk, held Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23, 8 a.m. in downtown Springfield.

Turkey Trot is Springfield’s largest timed 5K run/walk of the year and the largest Thanksgi...

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Visit the Turkey Trot 5K page Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: May 31, 2017

Capital improvement grants awarded to eight neighborhoods through Neighborhood Works Program

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Eight registered neighborhoods in Springfield will soon be seeing improvements to their parks thanks to a competitive grant made possible through the voter-approved 1/4-cent Capital Improvement Sales Tax.

In April 2016, Springfield voters overwhelmingly ap...

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Posted on: July 23, 2014

Park Board implements new photo policy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has implemented a new photography policy outlining how photographers and videographers may operate in public parks.

The new policy is designed to preserve public enjoyment of parks by ad...Read on...

Photo policy. Springfield-Greene County Park Board News