The mission of the Departments of Parks and Recreation and Public Works is to acquire, develop, operate, and maintain a park and recreation system which enriches the quality of life for residents and visitors alike, and preserves it for future generations.
Recreation & Leisure
We seek to provide safe and enjoyable recreation and leisure opportunities for a diverse population, increase tourism, initiate beautification projects, and promote environmental awareness. Recreation plays an important part in keeping our minds and bodies fit and active. We invite you to visit our parks, participate in our special events or recreation program soon.
We acquire, develop, operate, and maintain a park and recreation system which enriches the quality of life for County of Powhatan residents and visitors alike, and preserves it for future generations.
Facilities & Programs
provide exceptional well-planned parks, facilities, open space, programs
and services that are economically and environmentally sound. It is
also the mission of this department to reach out and supply necessary
channels for wholesome recreational opportunities that will benefits the
individual, family, and community.
We develop and administer
the highest quality of diverse, safe, well-rounded community programs
and facilities that enhance the quality of life of all County of
Powhatan citizens while managing the County’s natural and fiscal
Accessibility & Security
We provide accessible, attractive, enjoyable and safe park facilities
and recreational activities for the County of Powhatan citizens.
Quality of Life
We enhance the quality of life of all Powhatan County Citizens by
creating diverse recreational, educational, cultural, fitness, human
service, and environmental opportunities while managing the County’s