Parks & Recreation

Our Mission

To enhance the quality of life for residents and visitors, by acquiring, developing, operating, and maintaining a park and recreation system.

Our Vision

We enhance lives through quality parks and programs. 

Fountains at Stowe Park


The Parks and Recreation Department offices are located at the J. Paul Ford Recreation Center at 37 East Woodrow Avenue.

Benefits of Recreation

  • Healthier lifestyle
  • Opportunity for family activities
  • Economic development
  • Builds relationships
  • Preserves the environment
  • Helps reduce crime
  • Provides entertainment
  • Skill development
  • Increases community pride 

If you have an idea for a program/event that you would like to suggest, then please fill out this form.