Parks and Recreation

To preserve, protect, maintain and enhance the city's parklands and recreational facilities and engage people in leisure activities that contribute to their quality of life.

Boat Ramps and Shoreline Fishing


Opens 30 minutes before sunrise and closes 30 minutes after sunset.

Open 24 Hours

Operators of commercial vessels are required to obtain a permit before using certain designated public wharves.

Open 30 Minutes Before Sunrise
until 11:00 pm Nightly

Shoreline Fishing

8:00 am to 8:00 pm Daily
at Designated Lakes

During the summer from Memorial Day through Labor Day the lakes are usually stocked with bass, bream, catfish and Nile perch. At other times of the year, fishing is during park hours: from 30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset.

Shoreline Fishing