News Flash

Posted on: October 28, 2020

2020 Parks and Recreation Master Plan Adopted

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Sixty years ago, a group of volunteers built Julian Feild Park with just a few handmade tables and swings to give the small, rural town of 1,200 a place to gather together. Mansfield looks a lot different now, with nearly 76,000 residents and a bustling e...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 27, 2020

Parks & Recreation Phase II Reopenings

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Mansfield Parks & Recreation is continuing the phased reopening process based on recommendations from Governor Abbott in executive order GA-23 by opening most park amenities by Monday, June 1. We appreciate the public’s patience and understa...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Mansfield Facilities Begin Phased Reopening

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After weeks of planning and preparation, Mansfield Parks & Recreation will begin the process of reopening the Mansfield Activities Center and Oliver Nature Park Nature Education programs on Wednesday, May 20, under the guidelines established by Govern...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Online Resources for At-Home Fun

Nature Education

Stuck at home? Even if you can’t get out and about, you can still have a great time, learn something new and be creative. Check out these resources we’ve collected with projects and more you can do right now with materials you probably...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 29, 2020

Winter 2020 Parks & Rec Update

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The new year is in full swing and Mansfield’s Parks & Recreation team is full steam ahead on projects, progress and more. Read all about it in the Winter 2020 Update:

Mans Best Field Dog Park

Construction is nearing completion on Mans Best Fie...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Sixty Years of Mansfield Parks

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In the spring of 1960, Mansfield was a quiet country town with just over 1300 residents. It didn’t have much, but thanks to a group of dedicated volunteers, it did have a park. For the last sixty years, Mansfield residents have enjoyed a city bl...

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