Mission Statement

Military Park Partnership aims to revitalize Military Park into a signature public space for the people of Newark. MPP’s mission is: to create a vibrant and dynamic outdoor space where those who live and work in Newark can relax, meet new people, have fun, and participate in new experiences; to help energize Newark’s downtown and the surrounding city; to enhance the real estate value of surrounding properties and encourage economic development; and to help improve the public perception of downtown Newark by helping to prevent disorder and crime through attracting patrons at all hours and thus fostering a safer environment.