Miller Park Improvement Project

2022-2027 Comprehensive Master Plan

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The Mission of Yakima Parks and Recreation is “to provide beautiful places with quality recreation opportunities that enrich the well being of our communityā€¯


Parks & Recreation Manager

Ken Wilkinson
Yakima Parks and Recreation
2301 Fruitvale Blvd
Yakima, WA 98902
509 575 6020
askparks@yakimawa.gov

Parks & Recreation Commission

The Parks and Recreation Commission is governed under Ordinance No.1573 to:

  • advise on policy, plans and programs
  • maintain and operate City parks
  • advise and maintain recreational programs

The Park Commission meets at 5:30pm the second Wednesday of each month at City Hall. The public is welcome to attend or can watch on Cable TV Channel 194 or stream the meetings live.
View the agendas and minutes by visiting the City Document Center

Important Documents


Spotlight

August 2022 Harman Center Volunteer of the Month

Monday, September 12, 2022

Inez Harris is our Harman Center Volunteer of the Month for August 2022. She is from Yakima. She has two sisters, Bev and Joan, and two sons, Brad and Tony. […]

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July 2022 Volunteer of the Month

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Sharon Stark is our Harman Center July 2022 Volunteer of the Month. Sharon has lived in many places around Central Washington. She came to Yakima when she started school in […]

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June 2022 Harman Center Volunteer of the Month

Saturday, July 16, 2022

Our June 2022 Harman Center Volunteer of the Month is Harry Petersen. Harry is originally from Yakima. He has one brother and one sister. His brother, Chris, comes to volunteer […]

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April 2022 Harman Center Volunteer of the Month

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Our April 2022 Harman Center Volunteer of the Month is Mary Ellen Dunlop. She is originally from the Washington DC and Arlington, VA area. She moved out here when her […]

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