Parks and Leisure

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Parks and Leisure

The Parks Section is part of the Community Department in Kildare County Council. The section employs 6 technical and administrative staff and 3 outdoor staff. The Section maintains approximately 155 Ha(385acres) of Parks and Open Spaces. We also look after 26 Playgrounds, 3 Skateparks, 2 Multi Use Games Areas and 10 Outdoor Gyms around the county. We are also responsible for providing landscape design and advice, Tree pruning, planting and felling works.

 

Please contact us at 045-980553 or parks@kildarecoco.ie

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Name   Position   Main Areas of Responsibility 
Simon Wallace   Senior Executive Parks Superintendent  Tree Works, Parks & Playground/ Skatepark Planning Development & Maintenance 
Paula O'Rourke  Executive Parks Superintendent   Parks & Playground Planning Development & Maintenance, Grass Maintenance, Biodiversity 
Carmel O'Grady  Executive Parks Superintendent   Planning Permissions and Development Management  
Fergal O'Donovan   Technician   Playground/ Skatepark/ Outdoor Gym Maintenance, Tree Works, Parks & Open Space Maintenance
Eileen Doyle   Staff Officer   Customer Care, Event Booking, Allotment Applications & Administration, Accounts
Linda O'Keeffe Clerical Officer Customer Care, Accounts, Allotment Applications & Administration
Dermot O'Farrell Gardener Parks/ Playground/ Skatepark Maintenance, Landscaping & Maintenance, Tree Surgery
Enda Kinnane General Operative Parks/ Playground/ Skatepark Maintenance, Landscaping & Maintenance, Tree Surgery
John Delaney Gardener Parks/ Playground/ Skatepark Maintenance, Landscaping & Maintenance