Public Health Advisory

Bend Park and Recreation District has modified operations due to COVID-19.

Parks and trails remain open with temporary use & social distancing rules.
Playgrounds, sport courts & skateparks closed.
All facilities closed:
including Juniper Swim & Fitness Center, Bend Senior Center, The Pavilion, Art Station, District Office and Park Services.
Spring & summer recreation programs adjusted.

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Administration and Administrative Services

Administration and Administrative Services supports services to the District’s Board of Directors, employees and residents to ensure efficient operations of the District through sound and sustainable financial management and planning. The department manages business, technology, personnel and financial functions of the District including:

  • administrative assistance
  • support for the Board of Directors
  • legal counsel liaison
  • human resources
  • benefits
  • workers’ compensation
  • internal training
  • risk management and safety
  • information technology
  • finance
  • payroll
  • purchasing
  • contracts
  • property management
  • water rights

Community Relations

Community Relations supports awareness of District offerings and participation in programs. The team does this by communicating benefits of Play for Life; informing residents about projects; building relationships with organizations and individuals; supporting programs and services, special events and rental facilities with marketing and sponsorship support; managing a District-wide volunteer program; and administering the Bend Park and Recreation Foundation.