Grounds & Facilities Maintenance

Provide safe and high quality open space, parks, sports fields, playgrounds, building landscaping, and restrooms.

PROGRAM ACTIVITIES

Repair and reconstruct of existing park features such as softball

backstops, signs, benches, hardscape, and other park

amenities.


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.

STAFFING INFORMATION


Authorized Positions

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

MEASURABLE OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

OTHER PROGRAM MEASURES