Hannibal Parks & Recreation Recent News

Further guidance on shelter-in-place Essential vs. Non-Essential


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City of Hannibal Mayor Hark Media Release (COVID-19) Update


 PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release: Mayor’s Office Hannibal, Missouri, March 26, 2020 – As witnessed over the past weeks, the COVID-19 disease is spreading not only across the country, but in several locations around the state. Statistics are showing the disease in Missouri is…

Nature Moments with Gale coming soon


Hannibal Parks & Recreation is finding ways to communicate with residents and help them enjoy outdoors with virtual nature programs. Gale Rublee, Hannibal Parks & Recreation nature interpreter, features several nature programs and hikes a month. Because of the need to stop groups from…

A message from Hannibal community leaders


A message from Hannibal community leaders Hannibal Community leaders have been diligently working to lead efforts to help flatten the curve of the spread of the coronavirus. To learn about these efforts and resources which have been established to support our community during this…

Playgrounds to be closed down


As an abundance of caution, Hannibal Parks & Recreation is closing down all playgrounds and removing picnic tables to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), effective immediately and until further notice. Parks and trails will remain open and residents are encouraged to use the…

Coronavirus Rumor Control


https://www.fema.gov/Coronavirus-Rumor-Control The purpose of this FEMA page is to help the public distinguish between rumors and facts regarding the response to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Rumors can easily circulate within communities during a crisis. Do your part to the stop the spread of disinformation by…

Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19


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Covid-19 Resources


Community leaders met virtually on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to continue community conversation about response to the coronavirus pandemic and announce the following: The United Way of the Mark Twain Area has established a community help line at 573-221-2761. We encourage our community to…

Application deadline extended


The deadline for applying for seasonal employment with Hannibal Parks & Recreation has been extended. The deadline will be 5 p.m. April 3. A variety of jobs are available, including lifeguards, concession workers and seasonal maintenance crew. Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department hires about…

Riverview Park Closure


Riverview Park will be closed starting March 23. A partial section of the park road from the parking lot to the four-way stop will be rebuilt. The park will be reopened in mid-April, dependent on weather conditions during construction.

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