The Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for the Grimes Community Complex, Summer Recreation Program, and numerous Adult and Youth Programs.
Mission Statement | It is the mission of the Grimes Parks and Recreation Department to create recreational opportunities for growth and enhancement by developing services and programs that promote citizen involvement and a strong sense of community while striving to increase the social, cultural, and physical well-being of its residents and visitors.
Goals | Provide clean and safe parks, green spaces, and recreational facilities.
Provide efficient services to residents regardless of income, background, and ability.
Effectively plan for the future needs of Grimes residents.
Continually strive to improve existing facilities while seeking opportunities for future development.
To improve the quality of life for all citizens.
Parks and Recreation
410 SE Main Street
Grimes, IA 50111
Office Hours | Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Grimes Community Complex
*Facility Hours may vary due to COVID*
Winter Facility Hours | October 1-April 30
Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Sunday 12 p.m.-6 p.m.
Summer Facility Hours | May 1-September 30
Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Sunday 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Holidays the GCC is Closed | New Year's Day, MLK Day closed until 5 p.m., Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve (open until 5 p.m.)
Phone | 515.986.2143
Parks and Recreation Director
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Parks and Recreation Admin Assistant
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