Van Nuys-Sherman Oaks Park
Attractive trees and bushes were throughout the park.
This park has a variety of facilities, including a year-round swimming pool. The following facilities appeared in good condition:
- Tennis Courts
- Soccer Fields
- Baseball Fields
- Swimming Pool
- Fitness Zone
- Playgrounds (which were shaded)
There were multiple ares of bare spots and dried grass in the lawn throughout the park and on the multipurpose fields. There were dried bushes throughout the park, including the walking trail. There were back-up drainage problems in another area.
Wear and Tear
Some picnic tables were worn with pieces of the table and seat missing. Some sitting areas and bleachers were worn. Paint was peeling in some parts of the buildings. The building facade was damaged. The walking trail fence was in need of repair.
A portable toilet was littered with toilet paper. The field restroom was was dirty with no toilet paper. The soap disperser was not working. The indoor restroom was in good condition.
A number of makeshift housing/bulk items were noted.
The baseball diamonds were closed for public use on Saturday.
Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Girls Volleyball
Arts & Crafts, Dance, Gymnastics, Guitar, Holiday Events, Martial Arts, Parent & Me, Piano, Pre-School Program (Ages 3 ½ – 5), Pre-School Summer Camp (Ages 3 ½ – 5), Spring Day Camp (Ages 5-14), Summer Day Camp (Ages 5-14) Summer Sports Camp (Ages 7-12), Winter Day Camp (Ages 5-14)
Baseball Diamond (Lighted), Baseball Diamond (Unlighted), Basketball Courts (Lighted / Indoor), Basketball Courts (Lighted / Outdoor), Children’s Play Area, Football Field (Lighted), Indoor Gym (without Weights), Picnic Tables, Soccer Field (Lighted), Tennis Courts (Lighted), Volleyball Courts (Lighted), Jogging Path, Kitchen