Bentonville Parks Director Reports 2013, Previews 2014

Posted: March 29, 2014 at 5 a.m.


BENTONVILLE -- From a planning standpoint, 2014 will be the most important year for the Parks and Recreation Department, director David Wright told the City Council this week.

By The Numbers (w/logo)

Bentonville Parks, Recreation

In 2013, Bentonville’s Parks and Recreation Department:

• Had Revenue of $834,411, a 12.6 percent increase from 2012

• Received 45,683 hours of volunteer labor

• Spent $215,00 for new restroom and concession building at Elm Tree Ball Fields

• Added five camps

• Added a 1,100-foot trail to the Downtown Trail System

• Had 162,369 participants through out all programs, an increase from 112,127 in 2012

Source: Parks and Recreation 2013 Report

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