Work on the Ashby Pond Trail is postponed due to ongoing inclement weather, new dates will be posted

Construction on the Ashby Pond Trail will begin shortly

The contractor mobilizes during March. The construction will last approximately 90 days. The park will be closed during construction.
You can follow construction progress on our website

Vision Statement


Mission Statement

The City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to developing and maintaining beautiful, safe and environmentally friendly open spaces for the public to use and enjoy.

Through affordable, comprehensive and amazing experiences, we build a sense of community, enrich peoples lives and contribute to total development of the individual, family, and the City of Fairfax.

We excel to meet the needs of our customers and residents and the needs of the City of Fairfax through activities, special events, cultural arts and parks that are representative of the best practices of our profession.

Satisfaction Guarantee

The City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation Department continuously strives to provide our customers with high-quality programs, activities, facilities and special events. We are confident you will be happy with our services and we guarantee your satisfaction. This guarantee is based on fulfilling our promise to you. If you are not satisfied, we would appreciate your comments, ideas or suggestions.

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