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 GREEN
All fields are code GREEN which indicates they are open and playable.
**Coaches and or team managers, any changes in field status beyond this point will be communicated to you through your league administrator**
Pullen Park Train
The Pullen Park train will be closed for maintenance on Monday May 18th - Wednesday May 20th. For additional information, please call 919-996-6464.
Worthdale Community Center Closed for Improvements
Worthdale Community Center is closed for center improvements. The anticipated reopening will be in June 2015.
Optimist Community Center Park Lot Closed for Re-Surfacing
Parts of Optimist Community Center parking lot will be closed for re-surfacing until May 29. One side of the parking lot will be repaved while the other will remain operational for vehicular traffic.
Powell Drive Playground Closed
The Powell Drive Playground is currently closed for renovations. The anticipated reopening will be in early May 2015.
Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve Closed for Construction
Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve will be closed beginning August 18, 2014 through June 2015 while Phase 1 renovations to the park and access road are being made. Neuse River Trail access to and from the park be will also be closed during this time. There are several available parking lots for access to the Neuse River Trail between Horseshoe Farm Park and Buffaloe Road Athletic Park including lots at - 200 Trailhead Lane, 4901 Elizabeth Dr and 5812 Buffaloe Rd (Buffalo Road Athletic Park).
Phase 1 construction will include the paving of Horse Shoe Farm Road, paved trail connection from the park to the Neuse River Trail, restrooms, picnic shelter and interior interpretive walking trails.
Lake Levels - Normal
Boat Ramps Open
Attention Boaters Lake Wheeler water levels have returned to normal levels. All ramps are open for boat launches. For more information or the most up to date status please contact Lake Wheeler Park 919-662-5704.
Kaplan Drive Park Footbridge Closed
A footbridge along a walking trail in Kaplan Drive Park sustained damage from a fallen tree and had to be removed. Please use caution in this area - it will remain blocked until the bridge is replaced.