Parks and Recreation

 

Chris Stokes, Parks Superintendent

The Parks and Recreation Office is located at Melvin Miller Park, inside the Deck Building.  The phone number is 937-652-5123.  Office hours are by appointment only.  To email, the address is parks@ci.urbana.oh.us

The Parks and Recreation Division maintains and operates Melvin Miller Park and smaller City Parks including Gwynne Street Park, Roadside Park and Barbara Howell Park.

2017 Park Rules And Regulations

 

 

Melvin Miller Park, 731 Childrens Home ROAD

  • 13 baseball/softball fields
  • 13 soccer fields
  • 1 football field
  • 2 basketball courts
  • 2 tennis courts
  • 3 handball/racquetball courts
  • 270,000 gal. swimming pool
  • 3,000 gal. baby pool with a mushroom
  • 3 playgrounds with 68 pieces of equipment
  • 3 shelter houses with picnic tables
  • 2 indoor building areas for rent
  • 12-acre "Frontier Land", with playground equipment along unpaved trails
  • 2-acre fishing pond
  • 18-hole disc golf course
  • 2 sand volleyball courts
  • 6 horseshoe pits

GWYNNE STREET PARK, 251 GWYNNE STREET

  • 1 baseball/softball field
  • 1 swingset

ROADSIDE PARK, ST. RT. 29

  • 2 shelter houses 

BARBARA HOWELL PARK, 213 East MARKET STREET

  • 1 shelter house with picnic tables
  • 1 basketball court
  • 1 playground