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The Development & Operations Section is comprised of professionals involved in the development, design, management, operation and maintenance of parks, facilities, open space, trails and other infrastructure developed and maintained for public recreational purposes. The mission of the section is to provide educational, networking and technical support programs and services to professionals who operate and develop public facilities.

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  • Feb. 10- Board Meeting

    All Members welcome!

    Wednesday, February 10, 2021
    11:15-11:30- monthly section COVID Check in & Chat 
    11:30- Board meeting 

    Via Zoom:

    Meeting ID: 928 7051 3044, Login Password: CPRSZoom

  • Save the Date!

    Development and Operations Section -
    2021 Virtual Park Symposium

    Monday, March 22, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. via Zoom

    Join us for a virtual exploration of the latest trends and best management practices in the development, operations and maintenance of park facilities. Topics include irrigation, plumbing, play surfacing, intelligent GPS paint robots, sports turf repurposing and professional development. Perfect for staff involved in the planning, construction, project management and maintenance of parks, trails, open space, sports fields, and facilities. 

    Sessions provided by industry leaders from Hunter Industries, Robertson Recreational Surfaces, OC Parks Maintenance Academy, Turf
    Tanks, Shaw Sports Turf, Rain Bird and more!

    Registration Fees:

    $15 CPRS Member / $25 Non-Member

    Stay tuned for more information and additional registration options via the Development and Operations Section. Registration is available via the “CPRS CONNECTIONS Virtual” web page located at:

    Special thanks to our 2021 Park Symposium Event Sponsors!

    Hunter Industries
    Rain Bird
    Robertson Recreational Surfaces
    Shaw Sports Turf
    Turf Tanks

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