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Parks Department
Maps and Reservations
The City of Johnston has several parks and more than 34 miles of trails to explore. Area maps are available online as well as at Johnston City Hall, the Johnston Public Library, and Crown Point Community Center.

Major parks and trail projects are planned for 2014.  Check them out here!

Check out this new regional bike trails map!

Park facility and shelter reservations can be made by contacting Brenda Smith by calling 515-727-8091.

Click here to make a donation to the Johnston Parks Department.

Cemetery Information: 

If you have a loved one buried in a public Johnston cemetery, please know that Parks crews will be out cleaning up at cemeteries beginning on May 1.  No permanent or semi-permanent items will be removed, but plastic flowers and other items that have blown around in the wind this winter will be removed.  If you would like to go claim these items, please do so before May 1.  Thank you.

Park Advisory Board and Tree Board
The Johnston Park Advisory Board works year round to ensure area parks are updated and maintained to the standards expected by Johnston families.

The Tree Board meets every other month during the year to support the city's Tree City designation.

Senior Center
Information regarding meals and activities taking place at the Senior Center at Crown Point is available.