MyRaleigh

Parks, Recreation and Greenway Alerts

Last updated Nov. 19, 2019 - 10:20 am

Field Status Codes:

  • Code Green - Indicates open fields
  • Code Yellow - Indicates fields status will be an on site decision
  • Code Red - Indicates closed fields

View Greenway Repairs and Closures

Field Status - Code RED

Field status for November 15th-17th is CODE RED, which indicates fields are closed.

All indoor athletic programming is also on as scheduled.

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**

Field status is updated daily around 3:30pm Monday through Friday and around 7:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Updated on Monday, November 18th as of 2:30pm

Tennis Classes Weather Updates

Millbrook: 11/19/19 - 10 am + 11 am classes cancelled due to rain

Lake Lynn: No Update at this time.

Updated: 11/19/19 at 10:20 am


Check here one hour prior to your class to see if your class is cancelled. You can also call the front desk 919-872-4128 just prior to leaving home and we'll give you the latest information. Generally, we do not cancel classes any earlier than one hour prior to each class.

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.

View latest closures and repairs.

Lake Wheeler - Low Water Levels

Attention Boaters: Lake Wheeler water levels are lower than normal. There are no launch restrictions at this time. All ramps are currently open. We recommend caution when launching vessels due to potential shallow water hazards.

For more information or the most up to date status, please call Lake Wheeler at 919-662-5704.

Spring Forest Park Playground - Closed

The playground at Spring Forest Road Park will be closed mid-September 2019 through end of November for equipment upgrade. For more information, contact the Green Road Community Center at 919-996-4141.

North Hills Park Playground - Closed

The North Hills Park Playground is closed for renovations from September 9, 2019 through the end of November. The shelter will still be available for rental during this time.

Pullen Park - Playground and Kiddie Boats Temporary Closure

The Pullen Park playground will be undergoing renovations and repairs starting Tuesday, October 29, 2019. Portions of the playground may be closed during this time. Please call the Pullen Park front desk at 919-996-6468 for the most up to date information. The work on the playground is expected to be complete at the beginning of December 2019.

The kiddie boats are closed for their annual maintenance. They are anticipated to reopen in early 2020.

Forest Ridge Park Mountain Bike Trail - CLOSED

The Mountain Bike Trail is CLOSED.

Mountain Bike Trail status is affected by weather and trail conditions. Please contact the Park Office for immediate status or conditions 919-996-5800.

Visit Forest Ridge Park

Powell Drive Park Neighborhood Center - Closed

The Powell Drive Park Neighborhood Center will be closed and undergoing interior renovation construction from September 2019 through Spring 2020. A portion of the Powell Drive Park parking lot will be closed for construction-related activities, but the remainder of the parking lot, including accessible parking spaces, will continue to be available for public use. All other areas of Powell Drive Park will be fully open for public use including the playground, tennis courts, picnic shelter, basketball court, and multipurpose field.

See full project details here.

Ralph Campbell Neighborhood Center - Closed

The Ralph Campbell Neighborhood Center is closed for upgrades. The estimated reopening date is Spring 2020.

See the project details here.

John Chavis Memorial Park - Partial Closure

The John Chavis Memorial Park improvements project construction activities began August 21, 2019. Park facilities that will close to the public include north parking lot, playground, pool area, and tennis courts.

The following park facilities will remain open to the public: the community center, outdoor track, fields, Historic Allan Herschell Carousel, greenway trail, picnic shelters, and areas west of the stream.

Lake Lynn Community Center - Closed

Lake Lynn Community Center is closed for upgrades. The estimated reopening date will be Fall 2020.

See the project details here.

Kiwanis Park Improvements - Closed

The Kiwanis Park parking lot, neighborhood center, comfort station, picnic shelter, playground, and basketball courts are closed due to construction.

Please join us Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. as we dedicate the newly renovated Kiwanis Park.

See the project details here.

Powell Drive Tennis Courts - Closed

The tennis courts at Powell Drive Park are temporarily closed for resurfacing.

Biltmore Hills Community Center - Closed

The community center at Biltmore Hills Park is undergoing improvements. Construction will begin September 9, 2019. The community center will be closed during construction and will reopen in Spring 2020.

See the project details here.

Eastgate Neighborhood Center - Closed

The Eastgate Park Neighborhood Center will be closed and undergoing interior renovation construction from September 2019 through Spring 2020.

See the project details here. 

North Hills Park Playground - Closed

The North Hill Park Playground will be closed for renovations from September 9, 2019 through the end of November. The shelter will still be available for rental during this time.

Was this page helpful?

MarketWatch named Raleigh

In Top 10 Best Cities for New Grads Starting Out

View our accolades >>