Vision, Mission and Values


A connected community where exceptional parks and programs enrich quality of life for all


Improving lives through unique experiences and beautiful spaces


Community Connection - Bridging our social and physical divides

Natural Resources - Utilizing & safeguarding the Kentucky River & our unique biodiversity

Exceptional Spaces - Providing remarkable sites that instill pride in our city

Healthy Living - Offering meaningful resources that inspire & promote our overall wellness

Operational Excellence - Delivering the highest quality of service to our community

Cultural Stewardship - Enriching our city’s historical legacy & creative energy