Carson Parks Department

Find Carson California parks departments, including city and state park authorities, and systems. Parks departments provide information on local recreation facilities, city parks, state parks, activities, and recreational land use.

Carson Parks and Recreation 340 East 192nd Street Carson CA 90746 310-323-4174

About the Carson Parks Department

The Carson Parks Department usually refers to a Los Angeles County or local government agency that is responsible for a wide range of public facilities used for active or passive recreation or as open spaces in Carson, CA. These include Carson public parks, athletic fields, indoor and outdoor pools, other sports facilities, trails, and nature preserves.

You may contact the Parks Department for questions about:
  • Carson parks and recreation facilities
  • Park permits
  • Community events in Carson, California
  • Recreation and athletic programs
  • Carson Parks Department jobs and employment
Carson Public Parks

The maintenance of Carson Parks Department facilities is a central responsibility of the Parks Departments. Using a combination of Department employees and contractual service providers, Parks Departments keep Los Angeles County facilities clean and in good repair. They may also plan and manage upgrades, expansions, and capital improvements to Carson parks in response to the aging of facilities or changes in public demand. The Carson Department of Parks and Recreation is also responsible for scheduling and coordinating the use of their facilities. A variety of clubs, sports leagues, and community groups utilize park facilities in Carson. Parks Departments attempt to accommodate and balance the needs of the Carson community in making facilities available to interested groups and the general public and may issue Carson park permits for authorized use.

Community Park Programs & Events

The Carson Parks Department also provides programs, activities, and services with its own staff and resources. Parks Department programs include youth and adult swim lessons, Little League baseball and other organized sports, fitness classes, and summer camps. The Carson Parks Department also runs programs in partnership with other Carson community organizations. The Parks and Recreation Department is often in charge of organizing special events such as Carson 4th of July celebrations, other holiday events, fishing derbies, and festivals.

State Parks in Carson

Carson State Parks are the responsibility of the California State Department of Conservation or Department of Environmental Protections. The U.S. National Parks Service (NPS) manages all national parks, as well as many national monuments and other properties with special designations.