Parks and Recreation: Season 7 (2015)



Critic Consensus: Parks and Recreation's closing chapter deftly incorporates time-skip gags into the everyday bureaucracy of Pawnee, all while delivering a moving farewell to a cast of characters audiences have grown to love like family.


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Air date: Jan 13, 2015
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The seventh and final season is set three years into the future. Leslie is now the Midwest Regional Parks Director, with April and Andy---who has his own TV show---reporting to her. Garry also reports to Leslie, but is known as Terry. Ben remains City Manager; Ron has left the Parks Department to start a construction company called Very Good; Tom is a highly successful business owner; and Donna runs her Regal Meagle real-estate firm. As the season begins, an intense rivalry is ignited when Leslie takes interest in purchasing land for a national park, but it just so happens Ron is pursuing the same land for his construction company. Eventually, Ben, April, Andy, Donna, Tom and Terry are forced to intervene as tensions reach a boiling point. Before the curtain closes, the gang tackle one last project together.


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Critic Reviews for Parks and Recreation Season 7

All Critics (15) | Top Critics (5)

The last season of Parks and Rec was a master class in how to tell a story set in the near future.

Aug 7, 2018 | Full Review…

Mike Schur, Amy Poehler and the fine folks behind and in front of the scenes at Parks and Rec managed to give us a finale that served not only its viewers, but itself and its characters. That's no easy feat.

Jun 14, 2018 | Full Review…

The show remains consistent in its world-view, which is more like a country-view, which is to say, Pawnee has always been a microcosm of nothing less than these here United States.

Mar 12, 2015 | Full Review…

No matter how much you think you're ready, it's going to be hard to say goodbye to Leslie Knope.

Feb 24, 2015 | Rating: B | Full Review…

Here at the end, I stand by most of my criticisms that this season, as a whole, was good, not great.

Mar 16, 2015 | Rating: B | Full Review…

Parks and Recreation, a show that miraculously held on at NBC for seven seasons under the near-constant threat of cancellation, has always striven to please its fans.

Feb 26, 2015 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Seven seasons in, Parks And Recreation remains a reliable comedy machine.

Feb 24, 2015 | Rating: B | Full Review…

The land drama will likely continue, but what everyone loves best about Parks has always been seeing the way its cast interacts with one another, and we finally have that back where it should be.

Jan 23, 2015 | Rating: 8.7/10 | Full Review…

The fact that the series hasn't lost its sense of humor or its charm in the wake of Ron and Leslie's mutual hostility is also a testament to how much viewers love and care about ALL of Parks and Rec's characters and their lives.

Jan 15, 2015 | Full Review…

It wasn't enough to just stick with the time jump that we all saw at the tail-end of last season, but the whole show dynamic is different, with most every character having moved on from anything Parks related.

Jan 15, 2015 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

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