Accomack County Parks in Salem Virginia

Accomack County Parks, a Parks Department, in Salem, VA 24153, address and phone number. Parks departments provide information on local recreation facilities, city parks, state parks, activities, recreational land use, and sporting.


Name
Accomack County Parks
Address
1206 Kessler Mill Road, Salem, Virginia, 24153
Phone
540-387-6078
Fax
540-387-6146

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What is a Parks Department?

A parks department is responsible for maintaining and managing local, state or regional parks. Public parks and recreational lands all need oversight to ensure that the properties are maintained and kept safe for citizens to use. A parks department is responsible for all activities and operations at park properties.

There are parks departments at the local, state, and federal levels. This department also oversees certain sporting events in addition to its maintenance responsibilities. In some jurisdictions, the department is responsible for operating programs such as fitness and exercise classes, sports leagues, nature walks, bicycle trails, environmental programs, and research programs. A parks department may also be responsible for some youth training and education programs.