Our Monticello City Parks!The Monticello Parks and Recreation Department recognizes that quality of life is vital to a successful community. The services offered through the city's system of beautiful parks enhances Monticello's quality of life. The Parks Department offers a variety of recreational opportunities, and a selection of facilities that contribute to the health and well-being of the entire community.
Through the direction of a dedicated and knowledgeable Parks and Recreation Board, this department is a dynamic organization that responds to change. Facilities are consistently upgraded and new additions make the parks annually more inviting. So jump in the pool at Voigt, stroll Bluewater Beach, do a kick-flip at Jordan Skate Park, walk the beauty of the lower City Park, enjoy a ball game, host a family reunion ... all this is available at the City Parks.
Parks Maintenance Job OpeningWe are currently accepting applications for Full-Time City Parks Maintenance.
COVID-19 Announcement of Personal ResponsibilityIt is important that all individuals utilizing playground equipment and park facilities acknowledge that COVID-19 may be present. All patrons must take personal precautions in preventing the contraction and/or spread of the virus. Social distancing, wearing face masks, and washing of hands before and after playing on parks equipment or utilizing park facilities are strongly recommended and are necessary in helping to contain and defeat this virus.
2021 Pool Opening Day TBA!Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and concerns for the health and safety of pool patrons and their families, the Parks Board has made the difficult decision not to open the City Pool for the 2020 season. Park and Pool staff will be making improvements to the facility this season in preparation for opening in the spring of 2021.
2021 Summer operation Hours (Open Swim - Subject to Change)
- Monday - Saturday: 12:00 Noon - 8pm
- Sunday: 1pm - 8pm
- Adult Lap Swim is held Monday-Friday from 7pm - 8pm
Click to review the 2021 Monticello City Pool Schedule (TBA)
The city pool is located at 519 S. Second Street just one block down from the high school. View Map.
City Parks BoardMembers:
- Ron Burkhardt, President
- Bruce Lyons, Vice-President
- Susan Gift, Member
- Joan Ginter, Member
- Doug Pepple, City Council Liaison
- Cindy Isom, Secretary
- Mitchell E. Billue, Park Superintendent