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We enhance the quality of life of Pico Rivera present and future generations by providing safe and welcoming parks and facilities, and creative programming, while promoting opportunities for healthy lifestyles.
The Department of Parks and Recreation operates parks and recreational facilities for the enjoyment of its residents, workers, and visitors. Over 120 developed acres are home to a variety of recreational facilities, with everything from playgrounds to an Olympic size pool.
The Department is comprised of 19 key divisions: Administration, Facilities and Programs, Child Supervision, Special Events, Sports, Aquatics, REACH, REACH Recital, Contract Instructors, Teens, Batting Cages, Adaptive Recreation, Summer Lunch, Crossing Guards, Seniors, Marketing, Trips and Tours, Prop A Transportation, and Media and Communications.
The Department operates nine parks containing 21 athletic fields, two gymnasiums and four community centers. In addition, the Department also offers year-round instructional classes, special or season events, sports leagues, workshops, recreational programs and community celebrations for all ages.