Metro Parks Tacoma

Metro Parks Tacoma (MPT) is a CAPRA-accredited, independent park district that leads efforts to build a healthy, sustainable community.

Our Vision


Metro Parks Tacoma envisions a vibrant, active and engaged community.

Good parks, open space and program services contribute to economic development by fostering economic benefits and promoting tourism.

Our Core Values


These eight core values will guide future decisions, business and operations, and the manner in which MPT treats staff, customers and the community:

  • Innovation
  • Excellence
  • Equity
  • Inclusiveness
  • Sustainability
  • Accountability
  • Safety
  • Fun

Accreditation & Awards

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