City of Dubuque News Release

New Pickleball Courts Open at Veterans Memorial Park

Steve Fehsal, Park Division Manager

Nov. 1, 2018 -- For Immediate Release

New Pickleball Courts at Veterans Memorial Park
DUBUQUE, Iowa – Nine new pickleball courts are now open for public use at Veterans Memorial Park, located at 2700 Northview Dr. in Dubuque. The courts are available on a first-come, first-served basis for all ages to enjoy.

Four existing tennis courts at Veterans Memorial Park were converted into nine dedicated pickleball courts. The cost of this project was approximately $100,000 and was funded by the City of Dubuque’s capital improvement program and a grant from the Grant Wood Loop Parks to People Initiative. A citizen group of pickleball enthusiasts were heavily involved in the process to gain funding for the project, design and now promotion of the courts and pickleball as a sport. 

The water has been turned off in City of Dubuque parks (restrooms, drinking fountains, pavilions, etc.) but the parks are open and accessible to visitors year-round.
For more information, contact the City of Dubuque Leisure Services Department at 563-589-4263.
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