Department Overview

Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services

 RECREATION
The City of Edmonds strives to offer the opportunity to all Edmonds citizens to stay active, get involved, play and have fun, and engage with the community. For more information, contact Renee McRae, Recreation Manager, renee.mcrae@edmondswa.gov or 425.771.0232.

 PARKS
We offer 29 parks, and over 450 acres of green space, featuring over five miles of saltwater shoreline, fully developed for the public's enjoyment, and a robust flower program that beautifies downtown Edmonds throughout the summer. For more information, please contact Rich Lindsay, Park Maintenance Manager, rich.lindsay@edmondswa.gov or 425.771.0289.

 CULTURAL SERVICES
We seek to promote and sustain a vibrant cultural community through proactive partnerships and civic leadership, a network of successful cultural facilities, effective marketing and outreach strategies, and broad participation in a diverse range of cultural offerings. For more information, please contact Frances Chapin, Cultural Services Manager, frances.chapin@edmondswa.gov or 425.771.0228

 ADMINISTRATION
Provides oversight, capital project development, policy and procedures, and comprehensive planning. For more information, please contact Carrie Hite, Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services Director, carrie.hite@edmondswa.gov or 425.771.0256.

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