Parks & Trails - Ramsey County 2040
- Implement the 2018 Parks System Plan and conduct master plans for individual parks.
- Focus will be on redevelopment of parks rather than new, large parks.
- Increase access to parks by foot, mobility device, bicycle and public transit.
- Develop and implement countywide Solar Energy Plan.
- Expand and extend the regional trail network.
- Manage the diversity and quantity of our natural resources to support key wildlife habitat.
- Continue to measure park system metrics and compare benchmarks to similar-sized systems.
- Create a system-wide network of volunteers.
- Park programming and facilities will adapt to remain relevant to increasingly diverse population.
- Continue to evaluate arena and golf systems.
- Create a non-profit foundation to support mission of parks system.
- Prioritize multimodal transportation and support active living, including bicycling and walking.