Through exceptional experiences, the Glenview Park District strives to build a sense of community, enhance people’s lives and contribute to the enrichment of the individual, family and the community.
Our vision is a community in which everyone enjoys happiness, health and an appreciation for the environment on a daily basis.
our guiding principles
In order to provide exceptional experiences to our residents and neighboring communities, we follow a set of principles to deliver quality recreational experiences for our residents and those in surrounding communities.
safety and proactive risk management
The District will strive to provide safe parks, recreation programs and facilities which balance the need to minimize risk while preserving the fundamental nature of the recreation experience.
The District will consistently strive to meet or exceed its customers’ expectations and create value for its residents.
Recognizing the social, cultural and economic diversity of the community, the District will offer a wide range of innovative recreational opportunities and facilities reflective of the community’s interests.
stewardship and sustainability
The District will respect the importance of historical, environmental and conservation significance in developing, maintaining, and preserving land and facilities.
District decisions will be guided by sound financial principles. Services will be provided in a cost effective manner which strives to maximize value to the taxpayer and benefits to the community.
employer of choice
The District will establish philosophies and practices designed to attract, train, and retain highly dedicated and talented employees.
The Glenview Park District is committed to maintaining an environment which is inclusive in providing access to its program events, facilities, services, and employment opportunities.