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Help kids and the community by becoming a park district referee or umpire

March 21, 2022 12:38 PM

The Urbana Park District needs people to referee and umpire sports programs this summer. 

The park district is looking for soccer referees and adult kickball and youth baseball umpires.

Potential sports officials must be at least 16-years old. The park district encourages licensed officials for baseball. The pay rate varies with the age and competition of the sport:

  • Youth soccer - $13 to $16/game
  • Adult kickball - $15/game
  • Youth baseball - $60/game

To officiate park district sports, or to find out more about how to be a licensed official, please contact Kyle or Joe at the park district at (217) 255-8601, or apply at

Without officials, it is only recess! Please sign up to officiate park district sports this summer and help kids and adults in the community have a good time.


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