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AARP Tax Notice

We have received word from AARP that beginning Sunday, March 15, they will be suspending their free tax service until further notice.

Check out the latest edition of the CityWise Recreation Insert (PDF)!

Responsibilities

The Recreation Department’s responsibilities are:

  • Help build a sense of community and belonging among neighborhood residents
  • Cultivate an environment for the arts
  • Provide opportunities for social activities, education and social development for youth and adults
  • Provide opportunities for social activities, education, social development and nourishment for senior citizens
  • Organize and sponsor community and special events for education, socializing, and celebration
  • Provide meeting space for individuals and groups to meet, learn, and celebrate
  • Provide information about community issues, people, and events
  • Refer people requesting assistance to appropriate individuals and agencies
  • Plan, organize and implement youth and adult sport leagues
  • Manage and schedule parks and fields for recreation activities
  • Provide exercise facilities and implement health and wellness activities and programs
  • Manage and oversee the municipal swimming pool
  • Organize and offer volunteer opportunities
  • Provide short term emergency shelter