Recreation & Parks

The department has 14 full-time employees, including 5 administrative and 9 maintenance positions, and 15 part-time employees. These empoyees are responsible for maintaining the 23 city parks that total 792.17 acres. The contact number for the Hughes Community Center is 479-968-1272. Building and pavilion reservations may be made in the Parks Department office located in the building, the forms are also available online
Recreation and Park's mission is to enrich the quality of life through recreation programs, leisure activities, and park facilities for the citizens of Russellville.
Wildlife Observation Trail Dedication
City Playground
Watch a video of the 2016 City of Russellville Christmas Parade.
Watch a video of Mack Hollis and the rest of the Recreation and Parks staff do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!