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The mission of the Department of Parks and Recreation is to preserve our parks and open spaces and provide essential recreational programs and cultural services in a safe, professional and friendly manner.
The Racine Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services Department has parks totaling over 1,100 plus acres. Five community centers and many other facilities are available providing a wide variety of recreational opportunities.
Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Department
City Hall Annex Building:
800 Center Street, Room 127
Racine, WI 53403
Office Hours 8:00 a.m. to 4:55 p.m. (Open Lunch Hour)
Monday - Friday
262-636-9131 - PHONE
262-636-9277 - FAX
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Payment Information The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department accepts Master Card and Visa Card, cash and checks for all registrations, and programs payments. WPRA Ticket's may only be purchased with Master Card and Visa Card or a cash payment.
Activities & Sports Hotline Dial 637-7678 for softball, volleyball and basketball cancellations. This is a twenty-four hour service with recorded information.
City of Racine, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department
Monument Square public gathering space is available for scheduling of public programs and events. The Board of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services ("the Board") shall make Monument Square available to the community to reserve for uses that will fulfill Monument Square's role as an essential community resource and gathering place. Programs scheduled for Monument Square property and facilities shall not be permitted to impede the regular delivery service in the area. (e.g. vehicles that are loading or unloading may not block traffic, entry way, exit, or sidewalks).
Permits to use Monument Square do not constitute City of Racine or the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services department ("PRCS") endorsement of policies, beliefs, or goals of the Sponsor, nor shall any advertisement or publicity indicate endorsement or sponsorship by the City or PRCS without prior approval of the Board or the City's Common Council. The Board reserves the right to approve or deny each application for the use of its facilities under the standards of this policy.
The Director of PRCS shall implement procedures for the use of Monument Square property and facilities consistent with the approved policies and procedures. The Board may cancel any planned event or terminate an event when the Director of PRCS or the City determines that the use, or proposed use, endangers public health, or general welfare. Failure to observe regulations governing the use of Monument Square may result in denial of its use in the future.
Please review the Policies, Procedures and Application for full details:
Monument Square Application, Policies & Procedures
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