PLEASANT GROVE — The city has dissolved one department and created two new departments.

The Leisure Services Department was dissolved. The two new departments are Parks and Recreation, which will be led by Deon Giles, who has been Leisure Services director; and Arts and Culture, which will be led by April Harrison.

Giles' responsibilities will include recreation, parks, the cemetery, senior citizens and facilities. Harrison will continue as director of the Pleasant Grove City Library and will add responsibilities as adviser and advocate for volunteers, which include the Arts Commission and the Historic Preservation Commission.

Harrison also will serve on the Strawberry Days committee and other city-sponsored events committees.