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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Park Playgrounds & Restroom Opening June 1; Guidelines for Use

Playground Guidelines starting June 1

Staying physically active is one of the best ways to keep your mind and body healthy. In many areas, people can visit parks, trails, and open spaces as a way to relieve stress, get some fresh air and vitamin D, stay active, and safely connect with others....

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City of Newton - Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Hike & Bike Trail Closure on N 11th Ave E

Map of Hike & Bike Trail

The hike and bike trail on N 11th Ave E, between E 19th St N and Agnes Patterson Park, will be closed sometime on or about May 21st due to the Arbor Estates Grading Project. As part of this large project, the majority of this trail section will be removed...

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City of Newton - Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 9, 2020

City Cancels First Three Concerts of 2020 Summer Concert Series

Due to Governor Reynold’s Proclamation of Disaster Emergency in regards to COVID-19, the City of Newton has made the decision to cancel the first three summer concert series events for 2020.  This includes the City Band concert on May 2...

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City of Newton - Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Tips for Physical Distancing in Parks

Tips for Physical Distancing in Parks

It’s going to be a beautiful day, we know residents may want to get outside to enjoy the beautiful weather. But we ask you to do so responsibly!

Our local parks, trails, and open spaces have always served as places where people can find respite a...

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City of Newton - Parks & Recreation