Outdoor Pools Open Monday – Safety Protocols and New Hours

Bismarck’s outdoor pools are set to open on Monday, June 1. There will be ND Smart Restart capacities in place, along with safety protocols and new pool hours. Protocols could fluctuate throughout the summer in accordance with the CDC and …
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Proposed Indoor Community Recreation Complex

Bismarck residents will have a question on the June 9 ballot to increase city sales tax by one-half cent to fund construction of a indoor community recreation complex. The one half-cent sales tax will sunset (that is stop) when the …
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Bismarck Parks 2019 Highlights

We’re just about ready to greet a new decade, but we have to pause for just a moment to be incredibly grateful for a great 2019. Bismarck Parks and Recreation (BPRD) had another year of developing parks, providing opportunities for …
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About Us

Our Vision

Be the leader and premier provider of public parks, programs, facilities and leisure services.

Our Mission

Work with the community to provide residents and visitors the highest quality park, program, facility and event experience.

Core Purpose

Provide affordable, accessible, and sustainable public park and recreation services.

Our Values

  • Accountability
  • Collaboration
  • Community
  • Diversity
  • Integrity
  • Professionalism