News Flash

Posted on: November 18, 2020

Community Forester Gives New Meaning to Tree of Knowledge

Planting trees

Student Government students from Mayfield High School recently received hands-on learning from the City Community Forester when they participated in tree planting as part of a non-traditional education activity. (COVID safe practices were strictly adhered...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Mask Up to Clean Up City Council District 1 Event Postponed

boy picking up trash

The “Mask Up to Clean Up” City Council District 1 cleanup event has been postponed to a later date, due to the Office of the Governor’s shelter in place public health emergency order which went into effect November 16 - November 30. The event was original...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Skating Through Options - Community Participation Welcome

Person on a skateboard

As plans for the rehabilitation of the Las Cruces Skate Park, 151 N. Walnut St., move forward, the community is reminded it can continue to provide input relating to the recommended options outlined in the final assessment report at www.las-cruces.org/LCS...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: November 6, 2020

GO Bond Recreational Trail Improvements on Track

Go bond recreational Trail

Progress of planned improvements to city recreational trails as outlined in the voter-approved General Obligation (GO) Bond project is moving forward as the City of Las Cruces works with partnering agencies to finalize trail connections. Current informati...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: October 21, 2020

Tutoring Services Postponed at East Mesa Recreation Center

tutoring children using a laptop

Tutoring Services offered at the East Mesa Recreation Center, 5589 Porter Drive, are postponed until further notice.

A future news release will be issued when programming will resume.

For information, call the Parks and Recreation Departme...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Parks & Recreation Aquatic Facility - Fall/Winter Hours

Aquatic Center

The Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave. and Frenger Pool, 800 Parkview Dr. will implement fall/winter hours of operation beginning Tuesday, September 8, in accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Public Health Order still in...

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Parks and Recreation