The City of Tupelo Department of Parks and Recreation strives to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Tupelo by providing professionally designed comprehensive recreation and leisure programs and services.
To accomplish this mission, the Department provides diversity in programming opportunities to meet the changing needs and interests of users. Maintains safe, well-managed facilities and programs to ensure opportunities for participation by all. Fosters the development of knowledge, interests, and behaviors that promote a healthy lifestyle. Encourages the development of positive attitudes regarding participant and sportsmanship. Offers programs and services at a cost that is affordable to all.
– Alex Farned is the Director of Parks and Recreation.