Wald Park


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Vestavia Hills residents will have the opportunity to help out neighbors in need during the third annual Helping Hands in the Hills day of service on Saturday, Sept. 9. more

Aug 18, 2017 10:28 AM People

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Emily Featherston

The last of 27 meetings for the subcommittees working on the Community Spaces Plan took place Wednesday, Aug. 2. more

Aug 2, 2017 9:43 PM News 2 Comments

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Emily Featherston

The meetings focused on the proposed green space at Wald Park and the ballfields at Liberty Park. more

Jul 31, 2017 9:28 PM News 1 Comments

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Emily Featherston

Meeting attendees and a few livestream viewers chimed in on wants and needs for the two spaces. more

Jul 27, 2017 9:42 PM News

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Emily Featherston

Now that the subcommittees and TCU have collected additional data, a third round of meetings is scheduled to begin July 25. more

Jul 18, 2017 11:14 PM News


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On June 29, the Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce and the Department of Parks and Recreation will host the 36th annual community event at Wald Park. more

May 22, 2017 11:56 AM People


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For Vestavia residents ready to dive into summer, the city is gearing up for another year of fun outdoor activities. more

Apr 25, 2017 12:55 PM People


Emily Featherston

Vestavia Hills enters 2017 with major decisions to make about the future of the city's parks and recreation facilities. more

Dec 30, 2016 2:56 PM News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

During a presentation on Nov. 15, Tommy Dazzio talked about the possible upcoming projects for Vestavia's parks and gathered guest feedback by using the Vestavia Hills Listens program. more

Nov 15, 2016 9:03 PM News

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Courtesy of City of Vestavia Hills

Residents can attend a town hall in person or use the city's new virtual town hall to voice their opinions about upcoming projects. more

Nov 10, 2016 3:28 PM News


Sydney Cromwell

This fall, the Chamber of Commerce is hosting its second Helping Hands in the Hills service day. The program is scheduled for Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteers again will meet at Wald Park to get instructions for projects. more

Aug 31, 2016 10:31 AM Businesses

Wald Park Pool

Photo by Emily Featherstone.

A slew of friendly faces await families at the Wald Park pool this summer, as the pool’s lifeguards prepare for a summer full of fun, but safe, swimming. more

Jun 27, 2016 2:17 PM People

The I Love America celebration will be held Thursday, June 30 from 6-10 p.m. more

May 12, 2016 2:38 PM People

Vestavia Hills Elementary West

Photo courtesy of Alice Elmore.

On Friday, Aug. 7, students new to Vestavia Hills Elementary West converged on Wald Park to meet new friends before the start of the 2015-16 school year. more

Sep 22, 2015 1:48 PM West

Helping Hands in the Hills

Sydney Cromwell

From Girl Scouts to local church groups, around 300 Vestavia Hills residents took part in Helping Hands in the Hills on Sept. 12. more

Sep 12, 2015 6:23 PM News


Photo by Katie Turpen.

The 34th Annual I Love America Summer Celebration took place Wednesday, July 1 at Wald Park. See photos from the event. more

Jul 1, 2015 8:53 PM News

Wald Park

Photo by Katie Turpen.

In a March 23 meeting, the city council entered into an agreement with program management firm Brailsford and Dunlavey for the development of a Recreation and Athletics Master Plan. more

Mar 24, 2015 2:41 PM News 1 Comments

A park committee of city employees and community stakeholders has been formed to put a three-part plan into action for improving Wald Park. more

Aug 25, 2014 4:18 PM News

Wald Park

Photo by Katie Turpen.

During Monday's meeting, the council discussed the first phase of the Wald Park Planning Project and gave approval to a resident for urban hens. more

Jul 28, 2014 7:56 PM News

On Thursday, July 10 at 7 p.m. head to Wald Park for free swimming and a showing of the movie, "Frozen." more

Jul 8, 2014 9:19 AM News

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