"The noblest art is that of making others happy." - P.T. Barnum
Mission Statement: To promote quality recreation opportunities for all citizens of the greater Waynesville area by providing indoor and outdoor facilities and activities and to be a resource for those who seek to improve their quality of life through recreation.
Vision Statement: The vision for the Waynesville Parks and Recreation Department is to be the natural leader in promoting community health and well-being through fun, progressive and memorable parks and recreation experiences and activities for everyone by:
- Providing safe, well-designed and maintained facilities
- Providing broad-based programs and services
- Maximizing community resources