Garland Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts (PRCAD) is an award-winning department that serves a community of more than 238,000. Over the last few years, Garland’s programs and staff continue to receive recognition and numerous awards from organizations such as the Texas Recreation and Park Society. The City of Garland recently passed a Bond program which includes $117,750,000 for PRCAD to renovate, construct, develop, improve and expand Parks and Recreation facilities. Projects include improvements to recreation centers, aquatic facilities, trails, parking lots, roads, sports fields, water features, playgrounds, and other supportive infrastructure facilities at or integrated into Parks and Recreation.
Responsible for providing complex professional park planning activities involving advanced planning and special projects for the utilization and design of land and physical facilities and administration of the capital improvement programs.
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