Park & Recreation Department 

806 N. 2nd Ave.
P.O. Box 880
Dodge City, KS 67801-0880

620-225-8160

620-225-8144


Link: City Staff Directory

Office Hours
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday – Friday

Parks & Rec Staff Members
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Lewis, Paul Park & Recreation Director 620-225-8160
Alvarado, Caitlyn Administrative Assistant 620- 225-8160
Cecil, Daniel Asst. Public Building/Lands Director/City Forester 620-225-8160

Athletic Field Maintenance 

240 San Jose Drive
PO Box 880
Dodge City, KS 67801-0880

620-225-8160


Provides for the maintenance of the four plex baseball/softball complex, youth complex, Thurow fields, Cavalier fields, the soccer fields and other miscellaneous softball/baseball and practice fields throughout the community.
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Bendickson, Bob Foreman 620-225-8160

Forestry and Landscape 

Wright Park
PO Box 880
Dodge City, KS 67801


The Forestry and Landscape Department is responsible for tree maintenance in parks and public grounds and maintenance of landscape areas. The City Forester is responsible for implementing tree ordinances and policies. Provides for grounds maintenance of Downtown Dodge City.

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Austin, Chris Horticulturalist 620-225-8160

Maple Grove Cemetery 

1100 Matt Down Rd.
Dodge City, KS 67801-0880

PO Box 880

620-225-8140

Link: City Staff Directory

Hours
Monday – Friday
7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Norton, Kevin Cemetery Caretaker 620-225-8140

Mariah Hills Golf Course 

P.O. Box 880
Dodge City, KS 67801-0880


Mariah Hills Golf Course is an 18 hole golf course owned and operated by the City of Dodge City. Ground maintenance provides for the mowing, watering, and overall turf care for the golf course. The clubhouse provides additional space for concession operations and pro shop operations. The lower level provides for receptions, meetings and other functions.
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Lowery, Matt Golf Course Superintendent 620-225-8181
Robinson, Christopher Golf Professional 620-225-8182

Parks and Zoo 

Dodge City, KS 67801

620-225-8155


Hours
Monday – Saturday
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Sunday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Hornberger, Tony Park Operator
Cecil, Daniel Asst. Public Building/Lands Director 620-255-4003
Schroeder, Hannah Head Zoo Keeper

Recreation  

240 San Jose Drive
PO Box 880
Dodge City, KS 67801-0880

620-225-8160


The Recreation division organizes a variety of programs and activities for all ages including youth and adult sports leagues, fitness programs, arts and crafts classes and a variety of special events and tournaments. This division is also responsible for operating and maintaining the Sheridan Center, a comprehensive community recreation facility which houses a two court gym, indoor pool, fitness center and three classroom/meeting rooms.
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Madsen, Molly Tournament Director 620-225-8100