Saint Paul’s Nationally Accredited Parks and Recreation Department is committed to helping make Saint Paul the Most Livable City in America.
Saint Paul Parks and Recreation manages more than 170 parks and open spaces, an award-winning and AZA-accredited Como Park Zoo and Conservatory, 25 city-operated recreation centers, four municipal golf courses, more than 100 miles of trails, an indoor (Great River Water Park) and two (Como Regional Park Pool and Highland Park Aquatic Center) outdoor aquatic facilities, a public beach, a variety of premium sports facilities and Great River Passage - which is the new identity for Saint Paul’s more than 17 miles of Mississippi River riverfront.
To help make Saint Paul the most livable city in America, Saint Paul Parks and Recreation will facilitate the creation of active lifestyles, vibrant places, and a vital environment.
Saint Paul Parks and Recreation will make Saint Paul the most livable city in America by:
- Responding creatively to change
- Innovating with every decision
- Connecting the entire city
“Our Promise To You”
The staff of Saint Paul Parks and Recreation promises to cheerfully and respectfully serve you. We will provide access to quality programs at clean and safe facilities with timely and effective service. We will listen to your suggestions and concerns and respond to the best of our abilities.