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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Playgrounds closed, parks and trails remain open

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Springfield, MO — Starting Monday, March 23, all Springfield-Greene County Park Board playgrounds, play equipment and high-density gathering areas are closed until further notice, to help prevent spread of COVID-19. Director of Parks Bob Belote ...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Final phase of Timmons Hall restoration underway

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Springfield, MO — The Springfield-Greene County Park Board’s Timmons Hall is nearing the final phase element of restoration to the building: restoration of the original heartleaf pine floor.

Historic Timmons Hall, formerly known as Timm...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Tickets SOLD OUT for June 3 USA Olympic Softball team game

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Springfield, MO — Tickets are now sold out for the 2020 USA Softball Women’s National Team exhibition doubleheader in Springfield Wednesday, June 3, as the “Stand Beside Her” tour rolls through more than 30 United S...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: February 17, 2020

World-champion Springfield Lasers 2020 tennis season opens July 12

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Springfield, MO — The two-time world-champion Springfield Lasers Pro Tennis Team has released its 2020 season schedule, which includes a busy first week at home.

The defending champions of the World TeamTennis league begin the season in Springfie...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Springfield hosts USA Softball Olympic Team in June 3 doubleheader

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Springfield, MO — The 2020 USA Softball Women’s National Team (WNT) will play an exhibition doubleheader in Springfield Wednesday, June 3, as the “Stand Beside Her” tour rolls through the United States in preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: August 4, 2019

Springfield Lasers win back-to-back World TeamTennis championships

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Springfield, MO — The King Trophy remains in Springfield another year as the Springfield Lasers celebrate their reign as back-to-back World TeamTennis champions.

The Lasers defeated the New York Empire, 20-19, in the 44th WTT championship Saturda...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: August 29, 2019

Celebrate Lasers Championship, Cooper Tennis renovations, tonight 6 p.m.

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Springfield, MO — Celebrate the Springfield Lasers' back-to-back World TeamTennis Championship win and the recent renovation of Cooper Tennis Complex tonight, Thursday, Aug. 29, 6-8 p.m. 

The event begins with a brief program dedicating ...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Accessible bikes available for check-out at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park

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Springfield, MO — The Springfield-Greene County Park Board’s Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park is now home to three accessible tandem bicycles designed for individuals with disabilities. The bikes are available for free check-out at the Rutled...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: July 23, 2014

Park Board implements new photo policy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has implemented a new photography policy outlining how photographers and videographers may operate in public parks.

The new policy is designed to preserve public enjoyment of parks by ad...Read on...

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