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Mission & Values
- Mission: We create outstanding Recreational, Natural and Cultural experiences to enrich you and enhance the quality of life for our community for this and future generations.
- Vision: Connecting people and parks for life.
Outstanding Customer Service
Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces provides outstanding customer service exemplified by a professional, effective, efficient, considerate and friendly attitude towards our community, visitors and co-workers.
Enthusiastic Attitude and Teamwork
Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces works as a team based on respect for our co-workers, our community and our environment. Teamwork embodies loyalty to the Department's mission, vision, core values and goals in order to deliver outstanding parks and programs.
Accountability and Integrity
Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces is responsive to the community we serve by building public trust and confidence. We provide dependable, consistent and quality facilities and programs.
Creativity and Innovation
Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces fosters and supports innovative, dynamic and creative solutions, programs and projects placing the Department as a leader in our profession.
Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces is a responsible and committed steward of the community's physical, natural and cultural resources creating a legacy for this and future generations.
Inclusiveness and Accessibility
Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces provides parks, facilities and programs that are inclusive of the diverse residents of our community and are accessible to those with disabilities.
Leadership and Professional Development
Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces fosters and supports life long professional development, training and mentorship by providing education and professional development opportunities which demonstrate best management, technical and leadership practices.
Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces fosters and supports excellence and professionalism in carrying out our mission, vision, and goals for the delivery of outstanding parks, programs and facilities.
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