Repair and reconstruct of existing park features such as softball
backstops, signs, benches, hardscape, and other park
Maintain 23 restroom facilities to the highest standards.
Manage 22 playgrounds, including routine safety inspection and
follow-up, replacements, modifications for universal access,
and user safety.
Oversee grounds maintenance, including litter control, trash
removal, hardscape cleaning, the pruning, planting, and
fertilizing of landscape plants, mowing, turf management, and
sports field maintenance.
Coordinate water use management, irrigation repair,
replacement, and performance management.
Maintain 1,183 acres of open space in 12 areas and oversee
vegetative fuels management of open space parks.
Complete monthly pesticide usage reports on time as required
by the County Agricultural Commissioner.
PROJECT OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023
Maintain sports fields to encourage healthy turf at Cabrillo, Chase Palm, Dwight Murphy, Pershing, and MacKenzie Park.
Complete a minimum of four non-safety trainings for Grounds Maintenance staff.
Maintain planter beds in accordance with the City Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program.
Ensure that park restrooms are cleaned a minimum of two times per day. Park Supervisors also inspect restrooms daily to ensure that restrooms meet the park maintenance standards.
Ensure that the Parks Division practices minimal use of green, yellow, and red pest control materials in parks with exemption requests as needed.