The Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department acts as the manager of county owned properties designed for use as park sites. The department is charged with guaranteeing the integrity of the property through thoughtful planning and management of resources and promoting programs, activities, services, and facilities.
The Parks and Recreation Department enhances the quality of life and well being of County residents through a regional parks system that:
- Provides quality landscapes, facilities, programs, and events that meet citizen needs for leisure and recreation.
- Conserves natural and cultural resources while offering educational programs to enhance the knowledge base for the citizens.
- Contributes to the economic vitality of the County.