Mission Statement

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The Jackson County Parks and Recreation System provides environments that facilitate memorable experiences and enhance the quality of life in our community.


Promote a fun, healthy, active and environmentally-rich community.


We value:

• Our customers, employees, volunteers, benefactors, business partners, community leaders and supporters

• Our availability to all people

• Our facilities and parks

• Our diverse scheduled activities, programs and unique experiences

• Fiscal responsibility

• Our guardianship and preservation of open spaces, natural resources and heritage

• Our leadership and partnerships within the community

• Wholesome family programming