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  • Head Office: Áras Chill Dara Devoy Park Naas Co Kildare W91 X77F

Parks and Leisure

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.



Area 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


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


Parks/ Playground/ Skatepark Maintenance, Landscaping & Maintenance, Tree Surgery

Enda Kinnane

General Operative

Parks/ Playground/ Skatepark Maintenance, Landscaping & Maintenance, Tree Surgery

John Delaney


Parks/ Playground/ Skatepark Maintenance, Landscaping & Maintenance


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