Contact Us

Address: 2999 South Wayside
              Houston, Texas 77023
Phone:    832.395.7000
Email:    askparks@houstontx.gov
Hours:    Monday - Friday (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

EMERGENCIES AND PARK REPAIRS
For Park Emergencies - Houston Police Dept.
9-1-1 
Urban Park Rangers Dispatch
832.395.7100 
311 Houston's Service Request Office
3-1-1 
3-1-1 online 
EMERGENCIES AND PARK REPAIRS
H.P.A.R.D. Main Office 2999 South Wayside
 Houston, TX 77023
askparks@houstontx.gov 
832.395.7000 
Lake Houston Wilderness Park 25840 FM 1485
 New Caney, Texas 77357
281.354.6881 
Permits and Reservations  
832.394.8804 
 832.394.8805 
Memorial Park Bike Trail Message Only
713.437.6588 
Adult Sports Bulletin Board Message Only
832.395.7004 
Texas Open Records Requests for Parks
 Requests
 
PARKS AND FACILITIES PERMITS AND RENTALS
Outdoor Permits and Rentals 2999 South Wayside
 Houston, Texas 77002
832.395.7012 
832.395.7013 
Sportsfield Rentals 2999 South Wayside
 Houston, Texas 77002
832.395.7010 
832.395.7011 
Special Events Permits -
 Mayor's Office of Special Events
901 Bagby, 1st Floor
 Houston, Texas 77002
832.393.0868 
Parades and Street Functions -
 Mayor's Office of Special Events
901 Bagby, 1st Floor
 Houston, Texas 77002
832.393.0868 
Lake Houston Wilderness Park 25840 FM 1485
 New Caney, TX 77357
281.354.6881 
PARK AMENITIES AND SERVICES
D-Tag Program
832.395.7297 
832.395.7270 
Summer Food Service Program
713.676.6832 
After School Enrichment Program West
832.395.7094 
After School Enrichment Program East
832.395.7092 
Athletes Seeking Knowledge Program
832.395.7297 
After School Achievement Program
832.395.7270 
ADOPT A PARK, NEIGHBORHOODS & VOLUNTEERS PROGRAMS
Adoption Programs (Parks and Greenspace)
832.395.7029 
Neighborwoods Program
713.676.6832 
Partnerships
832.395.7057 
Recreation and Wellness Volunteer Programs
832.395.7295 
Greenspace Volunteer Programs
832.395.7030 
RECREATION PROGRAMS
Adaptive Recreation
832.395.7333 
Adult Sports
832.395.7130 
Pools
832.395.7129 
Youth Sports West
832.395.7294 
Youth Sports East
832.395.7277 
GOLF FACILITIES
Brock Park Golf Course 8201 John Ralston Road
281.458.1350 
Glenbrook Park Golf Course 8205 Bayou Drive
713.649.3813 
Gus Wortham Park Golf Course 7000 Capitol
713.928.4260 
Hermann Park Golf Course 2155 North MacGregor
713.526.0777 
Memorial Park Golf Course 1001 East Memorial Loop Drive
713.862.4033 
Melrose Park Golf Course 401 Canino
281.931.4666 
Sharpstown Park Golf Course 6600 Harbor Town
713.988.2099 
RUNNING TRAILS CENTER
Memorial Park Running Trails Center Memorial Park
 7575 N. Picnic Loop
832.395.7357
TENNIS CENTERS
Memorial Park Tennis Center Memorial Park
 1500 Memorial Loop
713.867.0440 
Lee LeClear Tennis Center Braeburn Glen Park
 9506 South Gessner
713.272.3697 
Homer Ford Tennis Center MacGregor Park
 5225 Calhoun
713.842.3460 
DIRECTOR'S STAFF
Joe Turner
 Director, Houston Parks & Recreation Dept.
Erika Madison
 Director’s Administrative Coordinator
Luci Correa
 Council Liaison
Estella Espinosa, Division Manager
 Communications, Media
Abel Gonzales, Deputy Director
 Greenspace Management Division
Cheryl Johnson, Deputy Director
 Management and Finance Division
Michael Isermann, Deputy Director
 Facilities Management and Development
Debra Lathan, Assistant Director
 Recreation and Wellness Division
 Community Center Operations
Kenneth Allen, Assistant Director
 Recreation and Wellness Division
 Youth & Adult Sports, Aquatics, Tennis &
 Golf Programming