Virginians for Jobs & the Economy

Parks and Recreation

Enjoying Everything Virginia has to Offer

Parks and Recreation

Parks and recreational activities transform an area from a place to reside to a place for families to live and enjoy. In order to attract top talent and companies we encourage cities and counties to expand their offerings of activities for residents.

Here are some projects we believe in:

New River Activities

The New River is a treasure of Appalachia that lets residents better enjoy the wonders it has to offer.

Read more: Giles County expanding New River activities for Summer | Roanoke Times | Jun 06, 2016


Virginia State Parks are experiencing a recent surge in visitors recently as people realize all the splendor that Virginia has to offer.

Read more:  More than 10 million visited Virginia State Parks in 2016  | Culpeper Star Exponent | January 18, 2017