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Parks Maintenance


Parks Maintenance Service Levels and Quality Standards

The City of London is home to over 470 parks, green spaces, sports fields, trails and natural areas. Parks and Recreation staff are responsible for ensuring these green spaces are maintained to City standards, allowing residents to continue to lead healthy, socially-active lives.

Below you can find our typical parks maintenance schedule for the spring, summer and fall seasons.

Neighbourhood Parks

Mowing: once* every 10 days

Trimming: once* every 10-14 days

Garbage collection: twice* weekly

General park maintenance: carried out in a regular rotation, with priority given to busier parks and areas where public safety may be jeopardized.

*The service schedule is an approximate and is based on the season, weather conditions, staffing levels and equipment condition.

 

Major Parks

For example: Springbank Park, Victoria Park and Harris Park.

Mowing: once* weekly

Trimming: once* weekly

Garbage collection: twice* weekly

General park maintenance: carried out in a regular rotation, with priority given to busier parks and areas where public safety may be jeopardized.

*The service schedule is an approximate and is based on the season, weather conditions, staffing levels and equipment condition.

 

Premier Sports Fields

Mowing: 3* times weekly

Trimming: 3* times weekly

Lined: 3* times weekly

Garbage collection: twice* weekly

*The service schedule is an approximate and is based on the season, weather conditions, staffing levels and equipment condition.

 

Spring 2019

The video shown below was filmed in mid-June of 2019, following an exceptionally wet spring:

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