Mission and Goals
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, on behalf of all current and future citizens of the City of Minneapolis, shall strive to permanently preserve, protect, maintain, improve and enhance the City's parkland and recreational opportunities.It is our belief that the Parks and positive recreational experiences offer individuals and communities the fullest opportunity to maximize their potential.
Ensure recreational opportunities that contribute significantly to the quality of life for Minneapolis residents. To meet this goal, we will...
Develop and advocate for positive recreational experiences that contribute to the individual's physical, social, creative, cultural and intellectual growth and development.
Strive for the principle that the dignity, self-respect, self-worth of every individual is paramount in all programs.
Equitably distribute recreation facilities and programs throughout the City.
Develop adequately financed, comprehensive, year-round recreation programs that are accessible to all people.