City of Parkland
City of Parkland is a tranquil city nestled in a serene, wooded environment in Northwest Broward County, Florida. This unique city was incorporated in 1963. While its features are predominantly residential, small portions are zoned for commercial and industrial development. Currently, the population is approximately 25,000 and long term projections anticipate the eventual population of approximately 35,000. City leaders are using a conservative approach to growth in order to maintain a small town park-like flavor.
The City consists of 8.5 miles of multipurpose trails, bike paths ; sidewalks; a 5.5-acre park with sports field lighting and a tot lot; a 50 acre park with sports field lighting and other amenities; a 7.5 acre Equestrian Center, the 20 acre Doris Davis Forman Wilderness Preserve, and the citizen constructed 7 acre Liberty Park containing numerous play areas representing American patriotic themes. Additionally, the first and second phase of the ultimately 80 acre Pine Trails Park are completed, and its amenities consist of a Community Center and an Amphitheater, 3 pavilions, restrooms, 4 tee ball fields, and a fishing pier and boardwalk. The Amphitheater is located at 10561 Trails End. For concert information, contact Special Events at (954) 757-4120. The YMCA hosts and manages a variety of programs in the Community Center located at 10559 Trails End. For YMCA programs information, contact the YMCA at (954) 384-9622.
Our Vision: City of Parkland is a beautiful and green, upscale residential community with small scale commercial villages. Our hometown feeling and excellent neighborhood schools help to make us family friendly. Our residents enjoy an active lifestyle through first class leisure and cultural amenities, and easy movement through our streets and multi-use trails.
Our Mission: The City of Parkland City Government Mission is to provide superior City services that add value to our residentsí lives while maintaining the City’s financial stability. We assure quality development while protecting our environment and character. We build our community and advocate to protect the City of Parkland’s interests.
6600 University Drive
Parkland, Florida 33067
Phone: 954-753-5040 FAX: 954-341-5161
Office Hours 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Jared E. Moskowitz
Commission meets 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m.
Form of Government:
Elected officials serve 3 staggered-year terms.