What’s Happening in Morristown?

Trick-or-Treating at Fire Stations

The City of Morristown Fire Stations will be giving out candy today to trick-or-treaters from 5pm to … [Read More...]

Halloween Safety Tips from the MPD

The Morristown Police Department would like to wish all citizens a Happy Halloween.  This is a fun … [Read More...]

Sewer and Stormwater Rehab Update – Week of October 20, 2014

We are hard at work to address concerns with both our drainage and sewer systems.  This report is … [Read More...]

Mission

CITY OF MORRISTOWN
RECREATION DEPARTMENT MISSION STATEMENT
To promote positive recreation and leisure opportunities through facilities and programs by utilizing all existing resources

VISION STATEMENT

Morristown Parks and Recreation Department is the advocate in promoting citizens to live healthy and active lifestyles

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

  • To continue development of the recreation programs by providing those facilities identified by the citizens of Morristown and Hamblen County as needed
  • To meet the national recreational standards for the service area
  • To fulfill the obligations of the city government by meeting the individual and group needs of those participating in organized recreation programs
  • To meet the physical and mental health of the citizens by providing recreation services and facilities accessible to all people on a year-round basis in a safe and attractive setting
  • To promote and recognize that recreation represents a tremendous return on investment by the taxpayer
  • To provide and operate all areas of the department in the most cost-effective manner
  • To enhance the maximum use of park areas and facilities by the maximum number of people
  • Strive to avoid unnecessary and costly duplication of areas, facilities, personnel programs, and services
  • Strive to bring adults into the program through diversification

Morristown: Moving Forward

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