1.4 Mission

Standard: There shall be an established mission statement that defines the direction and purpose of the agency. The agency mission is the purpose or reason for the existence of the agency and establishes the long-term direction for the agency services and activities.  

The Fairfield Parks and Recreation mission statement defines the direction and purpose of the Department: “To enrich the quality of life for the citizens of the community, sustain the City’s natural resources and environment, and provide broad based leisure activities, cultural opportunities, facilities and services for all ages.” This statement was adopted in May of 2010 and is reviewed annually by staff and the Parks and Recreation Board.