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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Park Redesign Concepts Presented

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Douglasville Parks & Recreation Department along with their consultant Goodwynn|Mills|Cawood (GMC) held several public meetings recently to present the concepts for the redesign of Willing Workers, Mill Village, and Jessie Davis parks. Based on feedba...

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

West Pines Golf Club Named To Top 10 Courses in Greater Atlanta

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According to Golf Advisor and Golf Now, West Pines Golf Club, in Douglasville, ranked sixth and eight respectively in the top 10 lists of golf courses in the greater Atlanta area.

West Pines also ranked second in municipal golf courses in the Atlanta area ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Hawthorne Center Bathroom Renovation Is Complete

Hawthorne Women Bathroom

Why pay $188,796 for a bathroom renovation when you can do it yourself for $64,000? 

Next time you're at the Alice J. Hawthorne Center at Jessie Davis Park, take a look at the beautiful new bathrooms that have been completely renovated with funds ...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

2019 Youth Baseball Opening Day At Hunter Park

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Mayor Rochelle Robinson, Councilman Chris "Coach" Watts, and former Atlanta Brave Terry Harper simultaneously threw out the ceremonial first pitch at opening day of Spring Youth Baseball at Hunter Park on Saturday 3/9/19. They were all strikes! ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Shamrock 5K Fun Run

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Douglasville Parks & Recreation held their first Shamrock 5K Fun Run at Hunter Park in March. Thanks to all the participants for sharing the fun!

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Parks Master Plan Released

Douglasville Comprehensive Parks and Recreation Master Plan - September 2018

The long awaited Parks Master Plan is now available:

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Douglasville Parks & Rec Director Receives "Distinguished Professional Award"

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The Georgia Recreation and Parks Association District 5 held their annual awards dinner recently.

Douglasville Parks & Recreation Director Travis Landrum received the "Distinguished Professional Award" at the banquet.

Pictured L-R: Greg Walker...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

Douglasville League of Stars kicks off Fall 2018 Season

League of Stars WEB

Registration opens July 23rd online only. Choose the "Youth Athletics" tab.

The Fall League of Stars Baseball season starts on September 15th, 2018 for a 6 game season with all games played on Saturday from 11:30 am to Noon.

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Brick Campaign

Brick Campaign

Robert G. Hunter Memorial park proudly displays a F105 Thunderchief replica. The walkway surrounding the memorial is paved with bricks laid in honor of local military loved ones.

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Disc Golf

Disc Golf

Hunter Park installed this disc golf course for the rising leisure sport fan. It has gained a large fan base of disc golfers from around the state.

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