Parks, recreation, and activities
Visit Portland Parks & Recreation to find a park, natural area, or community center, and to sign up for a class or activity.
Services and Resources
News and Notices
With Direction from Culture and Livability Commissioner Dan Ryan, Portland Parks & Recreation has Improved the Light Pole Safety Project
The new plan will have a phased light pole removal approach and a coordinated replacement timeline to reduce the time that parks will have fewer light poles.
Call for Proposals: Space Use Grants Available for Musicians
Individual musicians, groups, organizations and clubs are encouraged to apply for free or discounted use of Portland Parks & Recreation’s venerable Community Music Center (CMC) for rehearsal, practice and/or performance.
Help Protect Portland’s Ash Trees and Watch for Emerald Ash Borer
This page provides information about the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) and Portland Parks & Recreation's EAB Management Plan.
Construction and Maintenance
Strategic and Planning Projects
Friends of Trees and PP&R plant care event at Columbia Slough Natural Area
Join Portland Parks & Recreation and Friends of Trees to mulch recently planted shrubs, wildflowers, and trees at this natural area!
Portland Parks Board Meeting
Monthly Parks Board Meeting
Friends of Trees and PP&R plant care event at Wilkes Creek Headwaters
Join Portland Parks & Recreation and Friends of Trees to mulch recently planted shrubs, wildflowers, and trees in this beautiful natural area!