Public Lands & Facilities Department

  1. Arbor Day Poster Contest

    Each year McPherson fifth graders are invited to participate in an Arbor Day poster contest sponsored by the City Forester.

  2. City Forester

    McPherson is proud to be a member of Tree City, USA, which is an Arbor Day Foundation program in association with the USDA Forest Service and other organizations.

  3. Event Planning

    Individuals planning an event that requires the use of community parks or facilities must complete the City Event Planning Form.

  4. Goals & Projects

    The Public Lands and Facilities Department manages an ongoing list of goals and projects while striving to maintain the beauty of McPherson.

  5. McPherson Cemetery

    The McPherson Cemetery Department is responsible for upkeep and maintenance of cemetery grounds in the McPherson city limits.

  6. McPherson Water Park

    McPherson Water Park offers fun for all ages in a safe environment featuring a lazy river, water slide and children's spray area.

  7. Park Department

    The City of McPherson Park Department employs 6 full-time workers who maintain 14 city parks and public rights-of-way totaling over 300 acres.

  8. Turkey Creek Golf Course

    Turkey Creek Golf Course is an 18-hole course with watered bluegrass fairways and bent grass greens.

  9. Vision Statement

    The Public Lands and Facilities Department will be considered an essential and valued service in the community by developing and sustaining quality facilities and public areas.