City of Glasgow





Parks & Recreation 270-651-3811 or 270-651-9012


2017 Glasgow Parks & Recreation Program & Events Brochure


The City of Glasgow – Parks & Recreation Department – Is now accepting applications for (1) Full-Time Position of Recreation Supervisor Applicant must have graduated from an accredited high school or GED; College degree preferred, but not required, supplemented by three (3) years of responsible experience in recreation administration; Possess a valid driver’s license; Pass a pre-employment drug screen test; Willingness and availability to work an irregular schedule; Pass a physical examination; Requires CPR certification within six (6) months; Subject to background check and annual drivers license check.

Parks & Recreation Supervisor Job Description

Persons interested in applying for this position may pick up an application and complete job description at: Glasgow City Hall, Office of the Mayor, 126 East Public Square, Glasgow, KY 42141 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. C.D.T., Monday through Friday or print an application from our website:

Applications will be accepted in the Mayor’s office until 3:00 p.m. on Friday, April 7, 2017.

City of Glasgow is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.


Seasonal Lawn/Grounds Maintenance
Glasgow Parks & Recreation (GPR) Department
2017 Season Request for Proposals

The Glasgow Parks & Recreation Department is currently accepting proposals for seasonal lawn maintenance for (GPR) property in Glasgow.  The properties are separated into seven (7) separate contracts and MAY award with seven (7) different mowing businesses For the 2017 season, the “Season” will be April (date to be determined) 2017 – Sept. 29, 2017.

2017 REVISED Season Request For Proposals Bid Packet

*There will be a MANDATORY pre-bid meeting held on Tuesday March 21, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at the Parks & Recreation Office located at 309 South Liberty Street. During the Pre-Bid meeting, we will physically go to each location to make sure everyone understands & sees the scope of work to be performed*

Persons interested may pick up a bid packet at: Glasgow City Hall, Office of the Mayor, 126 East Public Square, Glasgow, KY 42141 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CDT, Monday through Friday or print a packet from our website:…/glasgow/bidding_and_procurement.php

Sealed bids will be received and opened at 3:00 pm on Friday, March 31, 2017 at Glasgow City Hall, Office of the Mayor, 126 East Public Square, Glasgow, Kentucky 42141. Bids shall be enclosed in an envelope clearly marked with: “GPR 2017 Seasonal Lawn Grounds Maintenance, Your Name, Date and Time of Bid Opening”

The City of Glasgow Parks & Recreation Department reserves the right to reject any and all bids or waive any informality or technicality in any proposal in the interest of the City of Glasgow.

Mayor Dick Doty
City of Glasgow 

Eddie Furlong
Director, Glasgow Parks & Recreation Department


Glasgow Parks & Recreation Weekly News

 Spring Soccer League Registration

Signups for the Spring Soccer league will begin on Tuesday February 21.  This league is for Boys & Girls ages 5 – 12.    Registration fee is $45, each additional child from the same household will receive a $5 discount on their fee.  The league will begin the in early April.  To sign up, stop by our office Monday – Friday between 7:30 am – 4:30 pm.

For further information on any Parks & Recreation programs, please call 651-3811 or 651-9012.  Office hours are Monday – Friday from 7:30 am – 4:30 pm & we are located at 309 S. Liberty St.


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  Eddie Furlong



Sabrina Durbin
Jason Ford
Marcus South


  Park Maintenance Staff

Jeff Gerughty
Maintenance Supervisor

Tony Smith
Anthony Irwin
David Hammer
Matt Fields
Tyler Hughes
Donald Compton
 Administrative Assistant

Christa Ashcraft



Our philosophy is to offer a system of conveniently located neighborhood and community parks, attractive modern facilities and family oriented activities, which are affordable and accessible to all users.

Our vision is to develop a nationally recognized Parks and Recreation system that serves our community while promoting tourism

Our organization values excellent service to our customers and co-workers, innovative recreational programming, professional behavior and development, maintaining attractive parks, and program evaluations to ensure continuous improvements


Parks & Recreation Office 

309 S. Liberty Street
  Day Camp

805 Happy Valley Road
  Glasgow City Pool

805 Happy Valley Road
American Legion Park

805 Happy Valley Road
Beaver Creek Park & Softball Complex

115 Beaver Trail
 Gorin Park

201 Gorin Park Drive
  Twyman Park

545 Bunche Avenue
 Weldon Park

100 Weldon Drive
Lera B. Mitchell Clubhouse

1214 S. Green Street