Watson Park named after former city attorney De Vere Watson. Mabrey Park is named after former mayor of forty years - Wilson Mabrey. Mabrey Park is also known as Fireman's Park because they helped put the park together. Rosenbaugh Park is named after Wanda Rosenbaugh and her husband Merlyn Rosenbaugh. Wanda had several roles while in office. Hamilton Sports Complex is named after former parks director Claude Hamilton. Ortiz Park is named after former city council member who helped in incorporating Carter Lake as a Iowa city.

Maybrey Park
Some children play on the fire truck playset in Mabrey Park.
The play truck serves as a reminder of our fireman's help building the park.