The Park Department has six full time employees that work to keep city properties clean, safe and in great condition for everyone to enjoy. Part time summer help is hired in the summer as needed. 

Park Oversight

  • Legion Park playground and pond
  • Sidney Softball and Tee-ball complex
  • Legion Field Baseball Diamond
  • Lodgepole Valley Youth Camp
  • Deer Run Park Frisbee Golf and Soccer Fields
  • North Park
  • War Memorial and Flag
  • Sidney Deadwood Trail Walking Trail
  • Memorial Gardens and Angel of Hope
  • Tennis courts
  • Aquatic Center
  • Lodgepole Creek Drainage Way
  • Verde Lane Park and Drainage Way
  • Numerous city open spaces and greenways
  • Alan Hartzler Basketball Court

Park Duties

  • City tree planting, pruning and stump removal
  • Turf care- irrigate, mow, aerate, fertilize, weed spray
  • Ball field preparations
  • Snow removal on city sidewalks
  • Mosquito spraying operations
  • Park rest room and picnic facility cleaning
  • Maintain playground equipment
  • Maintain walking trail and signage
  • Maintain turf and ball field sprinklers
  • Maintain city drainage way of Lodgepole Creek
  • Maintain East Sidney Flood Control Ditch
  • Dorwart Greenspace North of Toledo Street