Adair County Parks Department

Find Adair County Iowa 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.


Adair County Parks 400 Public Square Greenfield IA 50849 641-743-2546


About the Adair County Parks Department

The Adair County Parks Department usually refers to an Adair 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 Adair County, IA. These include Adair County public parks, athletic fields, indoor and outdoor pools, other sports facilities, trails, and nature preserves.

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

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

Community Park Programs & Events

The Adair County 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 Adair County Parks Department also runs programs in partnership with other Adair County community organizations. The Parks and Recreation Department is often in charge of organizing special events such as Adair County 4th of July celebrations, other holiday events, fishing derbies, and festivals.

State Parks in Adair County

Adair County State Parks are the responsibility of the Iowa 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.