The Parks and Recreation Department strives to provide sustainable recreational, cultural, and leisure opportunities that complement the diverse and progressive nature of our community and enhance the quality of life for residents and visitors.

The Parks and Recreation Department also staffs the Conservation Commission and the Parks and Recreation Commission

Our Team


Parks and Recreation Master Plan

A good source of information on county park efforts is the Dorchester County Parks and Recreation Master Plan. The 2016 Plan Update incorporates public feedback and other information collected since April of 2015 into the Dorchester County Parks and Recreation Master Plan Ultimately, this plan is a guide for how Dorchester County will work to expand public recreation opportunities for its citizens. 

Forms and Waivers

Bird Walk Registration Form and Waiver

DCPRD Activity Registration Form and Waiver

Volunteer Registration Form and Waiver