This quirky comedy follows Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) a determined and visionary woman who works in the parks and recreation branch of Pawnee, Indiana. Knope then befriends nurse Ann Perkins (Rashida Jones) on accident, after wanting to build a park on the giant pit in which Ann’s boyfriend Andy Dwyer (Chris Pratt) falls into one night on his way home from work. Attempting to convince her boss Ron Swanson (Nick Offerman) who despite working in government dislikes the majority of aspects relating to government of allowing her to build a community park on lot 48. Follow Leslie Knope through her journey of ups and downs in her journey to prove herself as a capable woman in government, making life long friends in the process.
This is a quirky, lighthearted for the most part type of TV show. The episodes are around twenty minutes longs. Making this an easily binge on Netflix. You are able to identify with the characters. As the seasons progress you get to the reasons why the characters have the attitude they do. It is difficult to be crestfallen while watching this show. So, if you are looking for a lighthearted show this is definitely one to watch.