Union City Parks and Recreation Department maintains and operates approximately 250 acres of recreational facilities. These facilities include picnic areas, walking trail, tennis courts, playgrounds, model airplane field, restrooms and other support facilities. These facilities are located throughout Union City with the main recreational focus being located at Graham Park. Other parks include Adams Park, Kiwanis Park Merchants Park, 5th Street, Nash Street, and the recently completed Veteran's Park.
The department is also responsible for the operation and maintenance of four city owned cemeteries.