A primary responsibility of Hopewell Recreation and Parks is the management of more than 200 acres of parklands including 14 parks, 10 playgrounds, 2 athletic complexes, trails, and natural areas.
Hopewell is also fortunate to have unique facilities like the Hopewell Riverwalk, the Hopewell City Marina, and the Hopewell Community Center. The management of these facilities is the responsibility of the Park Services Division. This team of hardworking staff is responsible for daily routine maintenance including refuse removal, landscaping, specialty mowing, carpentry, general repairs, logistics, and warehousing.
The Park Services team also assists with special projects like playground construction and provides vital support to city emergency operations in time of need.