Wylie Park personnel participated in and successfully completed the Great Service STAR Program sponsored by the South Dakota Department of Tourism. The program consists of completing a number of hospitality and customer service criteria. With the successful completion of the STAR program, Wylie Park has been awarded the Great Service STAR symbol for 2012. As a result of qualifying for this program, The Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department was eligible to be considered for the George S. Mickelson Great Service Award.
Governor Dennis Daugaard presented the Aberdeen Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department with the George S. Mickelson Great Service Award
at the Governor's Confererence on Tourism in Pierre on January 20, 2011. The award was presented in recognition of the excellent customer service program at Wylie Park.
The Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department is committed to providing quality services, programs and attractions to all visitors to Wylie Park and invites everyone to visit Wylie Park.