With an emphasis on Oakland’s youth, Oakland Parks, Recreation & Youth Development and its partners will provide best in class, relevant and equitable programs and services, while meeting the specific needs of people and communities both at the neighborhood level and regionally throughout the City of Oakland. We achieve this mission through intentional engagement and by removing the barriers that prohibit equitable opportunities for all.
Spring & Summer Activity Guides Now Available:
Effective February 1, 2022-Oakland Parks, Recreation, & Youth Development, Indoor Rental Facilities will be subject to the City of Oakland Proof of Vaccination Ordinance Requirements. https://www.oaklandca.gov/reso...
Dana Riley serves as the Interim Director for the Department of Parks, Recreation & Youth Development. Ms. Riley joined the department in 2001 through the Boating & Swimming Unit. She has since served in a variety of administrative capacities, most recently as Assistant Director.