City of Athens

Athens City Hall Administrative Offices
508 East Tyler Street
Athens, Texas 75751
Phone: (903) 675-5131
Fax: (903) 675-7562


905 West College St.
Athens, Texas 75751

Phone: (903) 677-6661
Fax: (903) 677-1043

Department Purpose:

The Parks Department works to provide safe well maintained parks and playgrounds. These facilities are designed to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Athens. Presently, this department maintains approximately 250 acres in parks and airport property as well as mowing street right of way.

Departmental Objectives:

   ♦ To maintain parks in a safe condition, well kept and clean.
   ♦ To maintain playground equipment, picnic tables and restrooms in a clean, safe condition.
   ♦ To provide a safe recreation environment for citizens.

City Parks:

Cain Park   -   Phase I   -  920 Robbins Rd.
                       Phase II   -  940 Robbins Rd.
                       Phase III   - 960 Robbins Rd.

Central Park   -   614 South Prairieville St.

Coleman Park   -   1950 East College St.

Ginger's Park   -   115 North Prairieville St. (Downtown Square)

Kiwanis Park   -   406 South Prairieville St.

O.D. Baggett Park   -   1015 North Hamlett St.

Peach Park   -   intersection of Peach St. and Stoneleigh St.

West Park   -   intersection of Maple St. and West Scott St.