Parks & Recreation

You may still purchase 50th Anniversary t-shirts here  or email parks@fairlawn.us with your sizes and number of shirts you'd like.  We will have them at the front desk for you to pick up (8:00 am - 4:30 pm).  You can pay with a check made out to The City of Fairlawn or exact cash.

Beggars Night in the City will be Sunday, October 31 from 5pm-7pm


Park & Recreation Board

The Park and Recreation Board shall serve as an advisory body to the Mayor. Its purpose is to offer suggestions, recommendations, participation and direction to the Division of Parks and Recreation and advise the Director of Parks and Recreation as to the goals, policies and direction of the Division, as developed by the Director or as otherwise set forth in the Charter of the City of Fairlawn. The board meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 6:00 pm.

Mission Statement

The mission of the City of Fairlawn Parks and Recreation Department is to provide opportunities to enhance the quality of life for the residential, business and neighboring communities through a variety of recreational, educational, cultural and health-related activities and events. The goals of each activity and special events are to encourage individual, community, economic and environmental benefits in a safe, meaningful and healthy environment.


(Res. 1996-135. Passed 12-2-96)