NYC Department of Parks and Recreation

Learn More about an apprenticeship with the NYC Parks and Recreation Department!

NYC Parks operates more than 800 athletic fields, nearly 1,000 playgrounds, 1,800 basketball courts, 550 tennis courts, 65 public pools, 51 recreational facilities, 15 nature centers, miles of beaches, and of course- parks!

We care for parks, public spaces, and recreational amenities. We work on building a park system for the present and future generations.

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