Tag: parks

2021 Shelter Reservations Open on November 2

Are you planning a family reunion or birthday party for next year? The Daviess County Parks & Recreation Department will start accepting shelter reservations for the 2021 season on Monday, November 2nd. This year, reservations must be made over-the-phone by calling 270-685-6142 between the hours of 8am and 4pm.  Payment is due at the time – Read More

Fiscal Court approves renovations to Schertzinger Building

The Daviess County Fiscal Court has awarded a bid for renovation work at the Schertzinger Building. Formerly the site of RiverPark EyeCare, the Schertzinger Building is located at 221 Allen Street in Downtown Owensboro.  In the future, it will house Parks Administration and the Daviess County Emergency Management Agency, including the Emergency Operations Center (EOC). – Read More

Spend Labor Day Weekend at Daviess County Parks

Are you staying close to home for Labor Day weekend?  Daviess County Parks are perfect for family fun in a socially distanced environment.  Here's a “Top 10” list of activities. Fishing – The Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife will stock lakes at both Panther Creek Park and Yellow Creek Park through the Fishing in – Read More