This program ensures functional, safe, clean public spaces and parks throughout the city. It builds community through partner organization development and community based recreation programs. It maintains high citizen satisfaction with parks, green spaces and tree maintenance, as well as community recreation within neighbourhoods.
Maintaining parks and open spaces keeps the city attractive and active, improving Edmonton’s image and reputation. The program uses technology and best practices to enhance the quality of green spaces while respecting the environment.
Staff provides recreation opportunities at the neighbourhood level by supporting community-run programs and provides core programs such as Green Shack.