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Parks & Cemetery
About the Parks Department
Public Works Department

1057 Dudley
Sturgis, SD  57785

Ph: (605) 347-3916
Fx: (605) 347-3516

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
The Parks Department is responsible for all ground and building maintenance for over 100 acres of park and recreation property.

Areas of responsibility include the following:
Baseball, softball, soccer & tennis facilities
City park and shelters within the park
Lion's Club Park and shelters
Multiple neighborhood parks
Sturgis Fairgrounds
Barry Stadium
City owned property surrounding Ft. Meade
Maintenance of the bike path system within city limits
Maintenance and general management of the Bear Butte Cemetery

Health & Safety is a priority.
The Parks Department is responsible for the West Nile and Mosquito Control Program and the Forestry Program.  The Parks Department also supports special events and other community activities by maintaining and providing bleachers, fencing and other special request items.  

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Sturgis City Park Playground
Our Mission
The mission of the Parks Department is to provide outdoor recreational opportunities for the residents of Sturgis and visitors to our community.  This includes providing land, recreational equipment and facilities that are clean and safe for people of various ages, abilities and interests. 

To learn more about our parks and the facilities located in each, click on the Parks page located on the left menu.  If you would like to reserve a park shelter please contact the Sturgis Finance Office at 605-347-4422 or reserve on-line.  A rental agreement is required when making a reservation. 

Download a pdf of Park Rules & Regulations.

Bear Butte Cemetery
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The Parks Department cemetery staff is responsible for all maintenance and daily functions of the Bear Butte Cemetery located on the east end of Main and Sherman Streets.  

Equal opportunity to participate in and benefit from recreational facilities or programs is available to all persons regardless of race, color, national origin, age or handicap.  Complaints alleging discrimination should be sent to the SD Department of Game Fish and Parks, 523 E. Capitol Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501 or the Office for Equal Opportunity, US Department of the Interior, Office of Secretary, Washington DC, 20240.  

contact us
City of Sturgis,1040 Harley-Davidson Way, Sturgis, SD, 57785 • Ph: (605) 347-4422 • 

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