The City of Sevierville has the distinction of having one of the best Parks & Recreation Departments in the State of Tennessee. Winners of numerous awards, the Parks & Recreation staff implements programs and services for youngsters to the elderly. The department manages the Sevierville Community Center, the Sevierville Civic Center and numerous city parks. The department has designed dozens of camps, clinics and programs to satisfy almost any recreational desire. The department is also in charge of the city’s Memorial River Trail Greenway program, the Urban Forestry/Tree City USA program, landscaping of city facilities and parks and other areas throughout the city, maintaining the city's Winterfest lights and provides mowing and landscaping for all City facilities.
Progress Report - February 10, 2017
With ground moving, Team Dog Park is very excited to provide this project update for Sevierville’s PetSafe Unleashed Dog Park Project. On February 6th Bob Parker, Director of Parks and Recreation, presented necessary recommended changes to the current ordinances which will allow the dog park to be fully operational. The Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved the presented changes.
In addition, the official Opening/Ribbon Cutting has been scheduled for Saturday, May 13th at 10:00 am. Local officials, corporate officials as well as staff members from the City of Sevierville and PetSafe Corporation will be on hand for this exciting day. Be sure to save this date and share with family, friends, and don’t forget furry friends are welcome too!