Mission Statement and Goals for our Department


The Christiansburg Department of Parks and Recreation exists to promote and implement leisure programs and services that enhance the quality of life for all ages. In partnership with the community, we pledge to deliver quality leisure programs and services in a personal, effective and successful manner.


Christiansburg Department of Parks and Recreation Goals

  • Enrich the lives of residents

  •  Build a healthier community 

  •  Provide efficient services to residents regardless of income, background, and ability

  •  Make the city a better place to live, work and play

  •  Promote positive customer service

  •  Create a positive childhood experience

  •  Effectively promote and publicize area recreational programs and events to increase participation 

  •  Meet recreational needs with maximum effectiveness and with minimum expense 

  •  Continually strive to improve existing facilities while seeking opportunities for future development

  •  Teach, learn and develop skills, abilities and talents for residents of all ages