Trees / Parks
Trees / Parks

Parks Maintenance

1325 Bancroft Way Berkeley, CA 94702

(510) 981-6660


It is the goal of the Berkeley Parks Recreation and Waterfront Department to maintain and improve the City's parks and park facilities, grounds, medians, urban forest, and waterfront in safe, functional and attractive condition; and to involve and engage the community in the implementation of the mission.

The City of Berkeley Parks department maintains 52 parks that include 48 play areas; 21 turf medians, triangles, and dividers; 44 parking and vacant lots; 75 paths, walks and steps; 40 undeveloped paths; and Berkeley Marina.

Contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions, concerns, and suggestions about our  maintenance, rules or features 

at our Parks Customer Service

Tel:      (510) 981-6660

Fax:     (510) 981-6665

e-Mail: Parks Maintenance


 Mobile Unit Supervisors and Senior Landscape Gardeners

 Mobile Unit 1: Pam Boland (North Berkeley & Weekend Service)

Mobile Unit 2: Tom Suttles (South Berkeley)

Mobile Unit 3: Matt Shogren (West Berkeley & Sports Fields / Mowing)

Marina Unit:    Alonzo Chess, Jr ( Marina Tel: 510-981-6731)

(Please check the Parks List for each park's assigned Mobile Unit)


The Parks Landscape Maintenance Unit is hiring for a Groundskeeper!

Qualified applicants submit your application by February 17, 2016.

Click here to access the City of Berkeley employment application.

Click here to check out our Craigslist posting and to get more information about this opening! 

 The City of Berkeley is not affiliated with Craiglist or any of its affiliates. The information shared on Craigslist is strictly for advertisement purposes.  


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(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
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