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About Us

The Carbon Valley Parks and Recreation District (CVPRD) was established in 1983 as a special district serving roughly 45 square miles including the city of Dacono, the towns of Firestone and Frederick, and surrounding rural areas.

CVPRD's mission is to increase and enhance recreational opportunities by providing a variety of quality programs and activities for District residents.

CVPRD fulfills this mission in the facilitation of programs at three facilities and multiple sports fields. These include:

  • A 55,000 square foot Recreational Center that houses:
    • An Aquatics center
    • Community rooms
    • A Gymnasium
    • Exercise studios
    • Fitness equipment
  • A Community Center for Active Adults
  • A Gymnastics Center

    Mission

    The Carbon Valley Parks and Recreation District strives to increase and enhance recreational opportunities by providing a variety of quality programs and activities for the residents of Frederick, Firestone, Dacono and surrounding communities.

    Vision

    To engage community, enhance life and encourage play.

    Values

    Innovation

    • Implementing meaningful change that drives results and challenges the “norm”

    • Accept, expect and create change

    • Adopting process improvements to become efficient and effective

    • Following best practices and industry standards through research, implementation, and evaluation

    Integrity

    • Practicing financial responsibility by using District resources wisely

    • Building trust and effective relationships

    • Leading by example through honesty, dedication, and pride

    • Holding ourselves and others accountable for their actions and behaviors

    Customer Service

    • Creating a welcoming customer experience by having a positive attitude

    • Exhibiting transparent communication internally and externally

    • Striving to improve quality of life and wellbeing

    Teamwork

    • Facilitating meaningful collaboration to inspire, lead, teach and empower

    • Encouraging, involving, and rewarding

    • Have Fun!