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Fairborn Parks and Recreation
Location: 461 E. Dayton-Yellow Springs Rd.
Mail: 44 W. Hebble Ave.
Fairborn, OH 45324
Office:(937) 754-3090
Fax:(937) 754-3133
Contact:Alicia Eckhart, PhD.
E-mail: Parks Division
10 am – 4 pm, M–F

The pride of Fairborn

The Fairborn Parks and Recreation Division’s mission is to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Fairborn through the availability of recreational and cultural opportunities as well as to proactively operate and maintain City-owned buildings, grounds, and cemeteries.

Specific functions:
Parks and Recreation

Determine the appropriate development and use of the 20 City parks and nature areas; coordinate and present concerts and special recreation events in the Summer Park Series; coordinate and assist with all sports league usage; coordinate park reservations and approval for any special events; serve as staff liaison to the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board; communicate and cooperate with the County and other communities' recreation departments; provide research and planning for continued development of recreational and cultural opportunities. Coordinate park system volunteers.

Plant Maintenance

Responsible for appropriate physical upkeep and improvements of all City-owned property including the Government Center, Library, four Fire Stations, and other auxiliary buildings; landscaping, irrigation, mowing, and trimming of all grounds; maintenance and preparation of all sports fields, courts, playgrounds, exercise areas, shelters, and other service facilities; assist and provide maintenance support for the annual special events.

Cemetery Operations

Own and maintain Fairfield Cemetery; operate Fairfield Cemetery to provide for the purchase of cemetery plots, the opening, closing, and maintenance of gravesites, pouring forms for monuments, and to provide indigent burials; maintain Cost, Highview, and Hall cemeteries.

Learn more about our parks

Parks Video
Park Rules and Regulations
Adopt-a-Park
Parks and Recreation Advisory Board

Let us know about any park specific concerns
Report a Park Maintenance Concern
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Oct20
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fairborn YMCA
Oct21
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Community Park
Oct24
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Fairborn Senior Center
Oct25
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Oakes Quarry Park
Oct25
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Terri Lynn Art Studio and Gallery
Oct25
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Fairborn Fire Station #2