Parks, Recreation & Greenway Alerts
Field Status Codes:
- Code Green - Indicates open fields
- Code Yellow - Indicates fields status will be an on site decision
- Code Red - Indicates closed fields
Field Status- Code Yellow
Field status is CODE Yellow, which indicates on-site decision for field usage.
Please check the weatherline for status updates throughout the day: 919-996-6575.
**Coaches and or team managers, any changes in field status beyond this point will be communicated to you through your league administrator**
Updated 9/28/2016 as of 3:08pm
Jaycee Park Improvements
Jaycee Park Re-Paving Project
Work will begin Monday, September 26, 2016 on a re-paving project at Jaycee Park. Phase one work will involve the demolition and re-paving of the parking lot in front of the Frank Evans building. Phase two will involve demolition and re-paving of the service road between Frank Evans Administration Office and the Jaycee Softball Field #1. All offices will remain open. City of Raleigh Recycling Station will be located temporarily near Jaycee Field #3 with access from Tower St. Limited parking will remain available in front of Jaycee Center and additional parking is available at the volleyball and tennis courts. We expect the project to be completed and open for use by January 2017.
Jaycee Park Dog Run
Work will begin Monday, September 26, 2016 on the construction of the City’s new off leash dog facility at Jaycee Park. Initial work will involve the demolition of the old comfort station/picnic shelter structure and initial site clearing. Installation of fencing, concrete entrance, connecting sidewalk, signage and surfacing will follow. We expect the facility to be completed and opened for use by early Spring, 2017.
Marsh Creek Playground
The area of Marsh Creek playground designated for 2-5 year olds will be closed for resurfacing September 26-30. The area designated for 5-12 year olds will remain open.
Pullen Park Pedal Boats - Hours Update
Hours Update for the Pullen Park Pedal Boats
Friday – Sunday: 10 am–8 pm
Greenway Repairs and Closures
As greenways trails and structures age, maintenance and repairs are necessary. Due to the nature of this work, the trails will occasionally need to be closed to complete this work in an safe and efficient manner.
Laurel Hills Playground Closed for Renovation Beginning September 14, 2015
On May 5, 2015 Raleigh City Council approved the schematic design for the Sassafras All Children’s Playground at Laurel Hills Park and authorized City staff to proceed with construction documents and construction. The project is anticipated to be completed in early Fall 2016. For information and to stay up to date on the Sassafras All Children’s Playground at Laurel Hills Park visit the project page. We invite you to keep playing at one of our other playground locations.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Gardens Expansion
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Gardens will be closed from January 2016 through early Fall 2016 for construction during the expansion project.