The Parks Administration office is a department of St. Petersburg city government and offers park maintenance services. It maintains more than 100 recreational parks that include fitness trails, picnic parks and playground areas. It also administers skate parks athletic fields and beach areas. Additionally, the department also maintains various dog parks that include North Shore, Coquina key, Walter Fuller and Lake Vista dog parks. The Parks Administration maintains various public leisure places, including the Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, Sunken Gardens and Kopsick Palm Arboretum. It also issues park permits for various public events. The department is located in St. Petersburg, Fla.