Department Divisions and Contacts

Department Divisions

Administration - Responsible for all planning and new development of the Parks Department and oversees all other department divisions. Administrative staff handles Special Event Permits, scheduling of Facilities, sale of Oak Grove Cemetery lots, assisting with budget preparation and budget monitoring. Park security through the Park Ranger program falls under this division.

Parks Maintenance - Responsible for maintaining park facilities and amenities including the maintenance/operation of Oak Grove Cemetery. Parks Maintenance also supports special events, activities, and festivals and maintains playing surfaces of sports facilities.

Recreation - Charged with providing quality recreation programs and leisure activities at a reasonable cost to the participant. This division oversees the operations and programming of the Paducah Recreation Center and the Noble Park Pool, as well as the programing of children's events and programs, leisure and fitness classes, and adult and youth sports.  

Special Events - Tasked with the operation of the Farmers’ Market and the organization and operation of Sounds of Summer Riverfront Concert Series and Live on the River events in addition to other large-scale community special events.


Contact Us:

Name Title Phone Number
  Director 270-444-8508 x9
  Parks Maintenance Superintendent 270-444-8508 x8
  Recreation Superintendent 270-444-8508 x6
  Special Events Coordinator 270-444-8508 x7
  Recreation Specialist 270-444-8508 x5
  Recreation Specialist 270-444-8508 x4
  Executive Assistant I 270-444-8508 x3
 Mary Wurth Administrative Assistant III 270-444-8508 x 2
  Administrative Assistant II 270-444-8508 x1
  Cemetery Sexton 270-444-8508
  Parks Maintenance Supevisor 270-444-8508
  Questions not answered in the FAQ 270-444-8508
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