Alamance Parks provides parks and programs to residents in four major focus areas: natural parks and trails, rural community centers, youth athletics, and Special Olympics. Our mission is to provide parks, trails, and programs that inspire visitors and welcome all participants.

Workload Measures 2021-2022
1. Report the number of youth athletic participants
2. Report the number of youth teams per sport
3. Report the number of Special Populations program participants and volunteers
4. Report change in new parkland/trails acquired
5. Report the number of park visitations monthly
6. Report the number of shelter reservations monthly
7. Report the number of disc golf participants monthly
8. Track and report usage of the walking track and playground at Eli Whitney Recreation Center
9. Report the number of community center visitors monthly
10. Report user fee amounts received
11. Report grant amounts received
12. Report donations and sponsorship amounts received
13. Track the number of people who attend agricultural educational programs
14. Total developed park acreage
15. Expenditures of Parks, recreation personnel and operations maintenance
16. Total expenditures of Parks, recreation personnel and operations
17. Miles of bike, walking, and hiking trails

Updated 8/17/2021

GOALSPROGRESS
1) 90% of ACRPD full-time staff will participate in training and learning opportunities for a minimum cumulative total value of 70 hours.In Progress
2) 90% of ACRPD full-time staff will participate in at least two off-site visitation/learning activities.In Progress
3) Partner with local businesses to offer Alamance Parks/Haw River Trail materials and merchandise at retail locations.In Progress
4) Contract with vendor to offer trail rides, open barn, and trail ride concessions to the public.In Progress
5) Historic Preservation Year Two Goal 1: Begin restoration of Carney Post Office to allow for public use. (Funding Dependent)In Progress
6) Cane Creek Mountains Year Four Goal 1: Complete Construction of Longleaf Trail and open to the public.In Progress
7) Cane Creek Mountains Year Four Goal 2: Continue Phase 2 construction of CCMNA development plan including the completion of second trailhead and at least 1.5 miles of additional trail.In Progress
8) 90% of Alamance County Special Olympic Spring Games participants rate their experience as Excellent/Good.In Progress

9) Athletics Reorganization Year 3 Goal 1: Assess 6U and 8U league and consider expansion to 10U participants. In Progress
10) Athletics Reorganization Year 3 Goal 2: Track and report percentage of baseball/softball participants in new league rating their overall experience as Excellent/Good.In Progress
11) Athletics Reorganization Year 3 Goal 3: Track and report the percentage of youth basketball team participants in new league rating their overall experience as Excellent/Good.In Progress
12) Athletics Reorganization Year 3 Goal 4: Create "Open League" focused on high level, competitive play. Prepare for implementation at 10U level.In Progress
13) Goal 1- Complete acquisition of property from willing landowners from Alamance/Guilford County Line to Shallow Ford Natural Area.In Progress
14) Goal 2- Cooperate with PTRC and other partners to launch the Haw River Trail Towns Initiative, with a goal of creating opportunities for small businesses in riverside communities and improving the trail experience for users.In Progress
15) Textile Museum Year Four Goal 1: Begin restoration of the Supervisors house in Glencoe and complete an initial plan for interpretation of the building.In Progress
16) Replace Floor at Eli Whitney Community Center. (Funding Dependent)In Progress