Press Releases

RPOSD Releases $33-Million Competitive Grant Programs To Fund Parks In LA County 800 800 Parks & Recreation

RPOSD Releases $33-Million Competitive Grant Programs To Fund Parks In LA County

Eligible park development entities are encouraged to attend a workshop and apply for Measure A funding. read more
LA County Parks and 20 Cities Launch a Movement to Get Youth Back Into Parks Safely with Every Body Plays Program 250 250 Parks & Recreation

LA County Parks and 20 Cities Launch a Movement to Get Youth Back Into Parks Safely with Every Body Plays Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2021 The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation (LA County Parks) and 20 cities are joining together to launch a movement to get kids playing outdoors with Every Body Plays, a program that provides free access to a variety of recreational programming and equipment such as balls, jump ropes, athletic…

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LA County Parks Launches New and Free Spring Programming 250 250 Parks & Recreation

LA County Parks Launches New and Free Spring Programming

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2021 LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation (LA County Parks) is launching its Spring Into Parks program initiative with a variety of new options for youth and families to enjoy at no cost. With the support of the Board of Supervisors and partners, LA County Parks has created new curricula and service offerings during the pandemic, following COVID-19 health guidelines. Every Body Explores…

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LA County Parks Offers New Community Partnerships Program As Part of Fee Updates 800 800 Parks & Recreation

LA County Parks Offers New Community Partnerships Program As Part of Fee Updates

The 2021 fee updates are effective March 1, 2021, with rentals contingent on COVID-19 restrictions. read more
RPOSD Unveils $33 Million in Innovative Park Funding Opportunities and $1 Million for Technical Assistance Program 800 800 Parks & Recreation

RPOSD Unveils $33 Million in Innovative Park Funding Opportunities and $1 Million for Technical Assistance Program

Eligible park development entities are encouraged to attend a workshop and apply for Measure A funding. read more
Ho Ho Ho Grab-N-Go 800 800 Parks & Recreation

Ho Ho Ho Grab-N-Go

Sign up for a free and safe drive-thru event to receive a gift certificate towards a holiday meal, food supplies and holiday stocking and decorating kit. read more
Thanksgiving Grab-n-Go Feasts 800 800 Parks & Recreation

Thanksgiving Grab-n-Go Feasts

Sign up for a free and safe drive-thru event to receive a gift certificate for a free turkey, materials for a DIY centerpiece, fresh produce, dry foods and books. read more
Halloween Reimagined 800 800 Parks & Recreation

Halloween Reimagined

Join LA County Parks for free, fun and safe events to celebrate Halloween. read more
Board of Supervisors appoints Norma Edith García as Director of Parks and Recreation and Regional Parks and Open Space District 250 250 Parks & Recreation

Board of Supervisors appoints Norma Edith García as Director of Parks and Recreation and Regional Parks and Open Space District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2020 LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors appoints Norma Edith García as the new Director of the Department Parks and Recreation (LA County Parks) and the Los Angeles County Regional Parks and Open Space District. Norma is the first woman and first person of color to…

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Eaton Canyon Natural Area and Trail Reservations 300 300 Parks & Recreation

Eaton Canyon Natural Area and Trail Reservations

Beginning Saturday, June 6, timed entry reservations are required for entrance to Eaton Canyon Natural Area and access to the trail system. read more
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