About Us

The City of Bluefield Parks and Recreation Department is excited to serve your leisure needs and interests through our development of recreation programs and facilities.

Staff Directory

Charles Ridlehuber
Parks and Recreation Director
304.327.2448 ext. 4 

Rodney Kasey 
Athletics and Membership Marketing Director
304.327.2448 ext. 2 

Shannon Lowe
Youth Development Director
304.327.2448 ext. 3 

Denise Farmer
Fitness Center Wellness Director

Allison Higgins
Fitness Center Aquatics Director

Park Watch Program

This program is designed to insure the preservation and safety of our City Parks by soliciting help from citizens to watch the parks in their neighborhoods. To report an emergency, please call 911. To report a non-emergency, call 304.327.2448 during the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. After 4:30 p.m. and on weekends, please call the City of Bluefield Police Department at 304.327.6101.

Emergency Action Plan