CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - As of Wednesday, the City of Corpus Christi's Parks & Recreation Department has joined the ranks of elite parks departments across the U.S.
The Department received their first ever national award Wednesday, a mark of distinction indicating that they have met rigorous standards.
Those standards are related to the management and administration of lands, facilities, resources, programs, safety and services.
Stay connected with 3News for the latest news, sports and weather. Download the KIII-TV 3News app now.
© 2018 KIII-TV