NOTICE:  SFWMD has advised that with Lake Okeechobee levels now at 12.5 feet, all five navigation locks on the north shore are returning to normal operations. These locks will be open daily from 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. beginning on Saturday, July 15, 2017. 

Albie Scoggins, Community Services Director 
1718 NW 9th Avenue
Okeechobee, Florida 34972
Office: (863) 763-6950
Fax: (863) 763-0662

Tiffany Gould - Project Coordinator
Josephine Dorriety - Receptionist/ Front Desk Clerk
Terra Scurry - Program Specialist


Mission Statement

The basic function of the Parks & Recreation System is to provide daily, year round recreational opportunities to all citizens of the community.  It entails utilizing both indoor and outdoor areas, spaces and facilities for programmed and spontaneous activities.

Parks & Recreation... "The Benefits Are Endless"




Okeechobee County Sports Complex -
580 NW 27th Lane - Okeechobee, FL 34972