Recreation strengthens the community. Recreation opportunities contribute to the well being of individuals and leads to community cohesiveness and overall quality of life in many different ways. As well, recreation can play a significant role in the economic well being of a city and improve overall community image in turn making cities like Medicine Hat an ideal place to live, work, play and visit.
The Recreation Master Plan is meant to guide the City in recreation service provision from a public perspective. It provides a framework for decision making for the next 10 to 15 years. It reflects a communtiy values, operational needs, financial realities and sustainability issues. By undertaking this project, the City has demonstrated both effective and engaged governance as well as continued support of the quality of life for which Medicine Hat is known.
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