Parks and Recreation
NOTICE REGARDING SHELTER RESERVATIONS
On Monday, February 1, at 8:00 a.m., we will begin accepting picnic shelter reservations for the 2021 season which will run from April 10th through October 17th. Reservations can be made online at any time by visiting the link “Reserve a Park Facility” on this website or by calling the Meridian Parks and Recreation office at 208-888-3579 during standard business hours (M-F, 8am-5pm). The health and well-being of our community is our top priority. With that in mind, we will be monitoring local agency orders, including those of the State of Idaho and Central District Health, regarding group gathering size limitations and other restrictions needed to keep our community safe from COVID-19. Your reservation MAY BE IMPACTED by health and safety orders and protocols in place for our community on the date of your reservation, and your reservation will be cancelled or rescheduled if necessary to comply. Refunds will be available for reservations that are cancelled due to COVID-19-related orders or protocols.
Each year the Meridian Parks and Recreation Department compiles a comprehensive Annual Report summarizing its activities and accomplishments for the past year. View the Meridian Parks and Recreation Department's 2020 Annual Report (PDF).
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We are very encouraged by recent improvements in the Treasure Valley’s coronavirus trends and will continue to do our part to help keep our patrons healthy and safe. In light of this, please note the following:
- We offer several convenient ways for you to transact business with us. Our administrative office in Meridian City Hall is open weekdays from 9:00 am—4:00 pm. You can also contact us via telephone at 208-888-3579 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our website at https://meridiancity.org/parks is also an excellent source of information and provides online registration and payment options, as well.
- Picnic shelter and playing field reservations are currently being accepted for the 2021 season. In the event that Covid restrictions may impact your gathering, our staff will contact you to discuss any necessary modifications.
- Registrations and payments are currently being accepted for a variety of classes and sports activities. In the event that Covid restrictions necessitate the modification or cancellation of an activity for which you’re registered, you will be notified by your instructor or team manager. Visit https://secure.rec1.com/ID/meridian-id/catalog or call 208-888-3579 for class information or to register and pay.
- For information regarding the Meridian Homecourt and its current activity schedule, please visit: meridiancity.org/homecourt.
The Meridian Parks and Recreation Department’s mission is to enhance the community’s quality of life by providing innovatively designed parks, connected pathways, and diverse recreational opportunities for all citizens.
The Meridian Parks & Recreation Department’s administrative offices are located on the 2nd floor of Meridian City Hall. We also have a maintenance facility located at 1700 E. Lanark, off Locust Grove Road between Pine Street and Franklin Road.