Mission, Vision & District Goals



Lead the region in recreation and parks through excellence and transparency in serving the needs of our diverse and growing community.


Empower and engage community pride by being safe, responsive, accessible, innovative and sustainable.

  • Safe – Strengthen and elevate the vitality of our community through well-maintained and secure public spaces.
  • Responsive – Initiate meaningful collaboration and communication with integrity to foster stewardship and trust.
  • Accessible – Develop inclusive environments to cultivate participation and interaction.
  • Innovative – Advance skills and incorporate modern trends and ideas to identify better solutions.
  • Sustainable – Protect current District resources while providing for future generations.


Annual District Goals

Every year, the management staff meet with the Board of Directors in a day-long work session to develop annual goals and long term plans for the district. Listed below are the goals for 2014-2015 fiscal year.

1. Marketing and Communication

  • Increase transparency
  • Create writing and graphics standards
  • Branding: Define CRPD internally and externally
  • Create Board study sessions (workshops)

2. Financing Development and Infrastructure

  •  Grants
  •  Increase Partnership/Sponsorship opportunities
  •  Software/Hardware updates and upgrades
  •  Increased connectivity throughout District

3.Customer Service & Programming

  • Communication: Internal and External
  •  Staff Development
  •  Board Development

4.Continued review and update of policies and procedures

  • Finance
  •  Board of Directors
  •  Operations
  •  Human Resource
  •  Communications & Social Media
  •  Planning & Development Standards
  •  Creation of finalized manual


  • Seek higher involvement with HOAs and community organizations
  • Work with ALL school districts, not just FCUSD and SJUSD
  • Strengthen relationship with Sacramento County
  • Attend more community and business functions
  • Professional representation in each of our fields (Administrative, Recreation, Park Services)