Thank You, Unsung Park Stewards

With over 7 miles of river, annual visitation of 2 million people and growing, and over 600 acres, caring for the JRPS does not rest solely on the shoulders of the 5 full-time staff members. These are the unsung stewards.

The Teen Workforce Program – Hard at Work!

As Parks, Recreation & Community Facilities Teen Workforce participants complete their fourth week of projects across the City of Richmond’s three park districts and trail divisions, the visible results of each team’s work become clearer.

2020 James River Park Insect Survey

Regional insect surveys are essential for our understanding of natural areas. An understanding of the insect fauna is key to conservation planning and natural resource management of the James River Park System.

Celebrating the Pump House

The Pump House was once a popular spot of music and dancing, and can once again be a treasured spot for enjoying the James River.

Virtual Summer Camps

Howdy, families! Here’s a full list of all of the virtual camps that JRPS will be hosting this summer. You can register by emailing Penelope.Dav[email protected], or call us at (804)921-8089! Wetlands Camp: Wetlands in the James River Parks System provide...