Parks and Recreation


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The Parks and Recreation Services

division provides opportunities for residents, primarily through collaboration with neighboring agencies and organizations to promote healthy lifestyles, increase educational attainments, strengthen community image and establish a livable community.

EL Mirage has closed all gathering areas at City controlled public parks. This includes restrooms, field rentals, facility rentals, private rentals, dog parks, park ramadas, and basketball courts. Green spaces, open areas, and walking paths remain open. Facility/park reservations must be requested a minimum of 48 hours prior to the desired date and time. Reservations for the upcoming weekend (Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday) must be made by 2:30 pm Thursday of that week. All reservations for ramadas must be approved by the office of Customer Service.

The City of El Mirage is in partnership with the Dysart Unified School District, Dysart Community Center (Non-Profit) and the Maricopa County Library District. Together with the City of El Mirage, these agencies are dedicated to improving the quality of life for El Mirage residents while working cooperatively and collaboratively.