Van Ness Recreation Center
Landscaping and Maintenance
Exterior infrastructures in good condition included paint and lighting. Landscaping included colorful bougainvillea.
Variety of Facilities
Park features rated as good included:
- Indoor Gym
- Picnic Areas
- Outdoor Fitness Stations
- Walking Loop
- Basketball Courts
- Tennis Courts
- Multi-Purpose Field
- Baseball Diamonds
- Batting Cages
The park had litter and graffiti on poles and storage containers. There were no dangerous litter, pet waste, pests, and bulk items.
The lawn had numerous bare patches. A few stressed trees were noted.
Drinking Fountains and Field Restroom
Although two drinking fountains were rated as good, two other drinking fountains lacked sufficient water pressure. One restroom was evaluated and did not appear to be handicapped-accessible.
The new gym was closed on Saturday morning.
Youth Baseball (Co-ed), Youth Basketball ( Co-ed), Girls Softball (GPLA), Girls Basketball (GPLA), Youth Tennis, Girls Play LA (Ages 8 – 15)
After School Program, Day Camps offered (Spring, Summer, Winter), Zumba (Adults), Special Events, Summer Night Lights
Baseball Diamond (Lighted), Basketball Courts (Lighted / Outdoor), Children’s Play Area, Football Field (Unlighted), Picnic Tables, Soccer Field (Unlighted), Tennis Courts (Lighted), Indoor Gym (without Weights), Outdoor Fitness Equipment