In 2017, Danville Parks and Recreation hosted five major special events, four races, two Farmers' Market seasons, 23 teen basketball tournaments, two youth sports leagues, 39 paddling trips, and thousands of programs. In addition, the department installed a new section to the Riverwalk Trail, a new playground, bike lockers and 10 new art pieces on the Danville Art Trail.
Parks and Recreation recently completed its Annual Report as a way to communicate the highlights of last year to the public. The report period begins in the winter quarter of 2016 to 2017 and ends with data from the fall quarter of 2017.
The Annual Report highlights participation numbers, completed projects, services rendered and community partnerships.