Mission & Vision

Mission Statement


In partnership with our citizens, the Department of Parks and Recreation provides comprehensive park and recreation programs, facilities, and services which respond to changing needs within our communities. We strive to preserve, enhance, and protect our open spaces to enrich the quality of life for present and future generations in a safe and secure environment.

Vision Statement


The Department of Parks and Recreation pledges to:
  • Provide stewardship of our county's natural, cultural, and historical resources
  • Foster the need of our citizens for recreational pursuits in a leisure environment
  • Provide the highest standard of excellence in public service through cooperative partnership with our diverse community