About Indy Parks
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About Indy Parks

Indy Parks offers: 210, parks, 11,254 acres, 125 playgrounds, 155 sports fields, 130 miles of greenway trails, 20 recreation centers and nature centers, 19 aquatic centers, 20 spray grounds, 13 golf courses, and 4 dog parks. 
Our Vision  

With over a century of history advancing the value of parks, Indy Parks is committed to protecting and enhancing the community’s assets for the future.  We will be a leader in making Indianapolis a vibrant, happy and healthy place to live.  By providing premier greenspaces and recreation opportunities, we will connect all residents to nature, to the community, and to themselves.  Our work is vital to contributing to the economic, social and environmental health of our city.​ 

Our Mission  

We connect communities by providing places and experiences that inspire healthy living, social engagement, and a love of nature.​

Our Values  
Fun – we love what we do, the people we serve, and we enjoy doing it

Inclusive – we respect each other and those we serve

Collaboration – we work together as an organization and with the community

Sustainability – we create the capacity to endure and thrive

Innovation – we are creative and challenge the status quo in every aspect of our work