The Department of Parks and Recreation has received preliminary approval for two grants to work with the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation in order to purchase and subdivide 338 acres of property located on the Blackwater River. The City would develop a portion of the property as a public park with water access to the Blackwater River. CLICK HERE to learn more.
As a recipient of several state and national awards, the excellence that is exhibited in our Parks and Recreation facilities are rated second to none. The City of Suffolk Parks and Recreation Department is a fully accredited agency achieving 100% of the standards for best practices! We officially join the ranks of one of the 100 best Parks and Recreation agencies in the nation!