The Moberly Community
Moberly, Missouri is growing a City with nearly 14,000 residents, significant renewal and reinvestment in its downtown, with additional residential and business growth on the horizon. Moberly has a progressive local government focused on growth and quality of life, a strong school system, two local colleges, city-owned golf course, and active community organizations from the YMCA and the library to the 4th Street Theater and Moberly Council on the Arts.
The City of Moberly Parks and Recreation Department
The City of Moberly Parks and Recreation Department has an approximately $2 million annual budget supported primarily by dedicated local taxes (sales and property) which have strong community support. The Department has a supportive nine member administrative Board, nine FT employees, and approximately 60 PT or seasonal employees.
The park system includes six parks with the 467 acre Rothwell Park being the crown jewel and featuring a wide range of amenities including an athletic complex, aquatic center, one-mile-long miniature railroad, two lakes with boat ramps and fishing docks, 3 miles of asphalt trails, 2.5 miles of nature trails, a wilderness area, disc golf, tennis, pickleball, basketball, volleyball, and numerous other amenities!