The Parks Department is responsible for maintenance of all parks in the city along with mowing of highway right of ways, cemetery, and airport mowing.

Park Locations

The City of Russell has many beautiful tree lined parks throughout the City. They include:

Cars in lot outside of playground
Aimes Park
The largest park area is Memorial Park. This park complex offers the Russell Municipal Golf Course, swimming pool, tennis courts, Frisbee golf course, horse shoe pits, base ball and soft ball fields along with t-ball fields. A skateboard park with lights.The City of Russell has no reservations on shelter houses

Through a large community effort, the Play Park was constructed in Memorial Park. The state of the art facility was built in seven days by volunteer labor. The entire play park was constructed on site with only a very few pieces of playground equipment pre-manufactured.
Fossil Creek Park