City of Saginaw, Michigan

March 15, 2021 SAGINAW, MI – The City of Saginaw will reopen vehicle access to all City of Saginaw parks beginning Monday, March 15.

The City of Saginaw encourages citizens to take safe steps this spring to get active and get healthy. Citizens are invited to utilize City of Saginaw parks and recreation areas to exercise, stroll, walk your dog, fish, etc. Portable toilets will not be in place until later this spring. Water fountains will also remain closed at all parks until further notice. The Celebration Park Splash Pad is tentatively scheduled to open on Memorial Day weekend. To view a list of parks and recreational facilities in the City of Saginaw, click here.

“We recognize the physical and mental benefits of being outdoors and connecting with nature, especially during these extraordinary times. The City of Saginaw is pleased to open access to our parks for all residents and visitors,” said Public Services Director, Phil Karwat. “We trust the public to use good judgement as they take advantage of these facilities for exercise and recreation while still practicing social distancing and following state and federal gathering guidelines.”

All outside gatherings and events in city parks and public spaces must adhere to the guidelines established in the March 2, 2021 MDHHS Gatherings and Face Mask Order. City officials will monitor activity in the parks to ensure conditions remain safe for the public to enjoy them.

Citizens can visit our website at or follow us on facebook for further updates on city parks and facilities.