Mecklenburg County has experienced sustained (often booming!) growth since the mid 1800s. Amid this evolution, the County has consistently maintained a clear, supported vision for our parks and recreation system, described through a visual framework and actionable steps. Meck Playbook builds upon and go beyond these prior planning efforts to establish achievable ways for the County to respond to future recreation trends, adapt to the needs of an evolving community, align maintenance investment with capital spending, and embody its mission — all while protecting what is important about the County’s unique spirit of the place. Meck Playbook was an 18-month comprehensive planning and outreach project to help create the parks and recreation system of tomorrow. Meck Playbook is plan for future parks and programs and develop a vision and strategies to meet the recreation needs of County residents and create vibrant places for people who visit and work in the County. The Playbook was developed in close collaboration between the County and the community.
Below is the final Meck Playbook plan for review.
Meck Playbook Executive Summary (Dec. 2021)
The Meck Playbook Executive Summary is now posted below! In the Fall of 2018, the Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department, or Mecklenburg Park & Rec, embarked on an exciting effort to plan...
Greenway Master Plan:
Additional questions? Contact:
Katie Lloyd, Senior Planner
Katie.Lloyd@MeckNC.gov or 980-266-0691