Welcome to Tuscaloosa County Park & Recreation Authority, where you can discover the natural beauty of Tuscaloosa County’s flat lands, hills and mountains, with an abundance of lakes and the Black Warrior River running through.
PARA offers something for everyone with almost 2,000 acres of green space including over 35 parks, boat landings, six activity centers, an 18-hole award winning golf course, recreation and leisure for all ages, special events and more.
We’re your source for high quality, affordable and convenient recreation programs.
PARA offers opportunity for enjoyment and learning with places to breathe, stretch your legs, meet your neighbors and celebrate life. We invite you to Live, Learn, Play!
Board of Directors
PARA Board Meetings
November 3 (Leroy McAbee Activity Center)
Facilities Committee Meeting
The facilities committee meeting is scheduled for the last Tuesday of each month.
We will meet at the Northport Community Center at 10am.
Bid Packages may be obtained at the 614 Greensboro Ave. Tuscaloosa Alabama 35401 or email Erin Wiggins.
Tuscaloosa County Park & Recreation Authority is opening a Request for Proposals for creation of an original mural art design for the street front and sides of the skate park ramp in Palmore Park.
Any amateur or professional artist 18 years or older is invited. Consideration will be given to family friendly subject matter pertaining to a skate park theme. Artists may submit up to three (3) original designs. There is no fee for submission. The winning design will be selected by PARA’s Mural Art Committee.
Deadline for Entry: August 31, 2015