Easy Come, Easy Go

By Leslie Mozingo | Posted on September 22, 2011

American Jobs Act could provide opportunities for parks and recreation.

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What Does the American Jobs Act Mean to Parks & Rec Agencies?

By Jon Wisbey | Posted on September 15, 2011

The Jobs Act would provide significant investments in transportation projects that could be utilized to enhance local open space.

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Transforming an Ugly Duckling — Success at Selena Butler Park

By Richard J. Dolesh | Posted on September 12, 2011

The renovation of Selena Butler Park, NRPA's Parks Build Community project, was completed in less than 90 days; just in time for a dedication ceremony held during the 2011 NRPA Congress.

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Make Way for the Millennials

By Shane Mize | Posted on September 9, 2011

Millennials are estimated to be in the age range of 20-35. NRPA's Young Professional Membership is targeted to professionals, 35 and younger, who work at least part-time in the parks and rec field.

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Markups and Mayhem

By Stacey Pine | Posted on September 8, 2011

How do we balance two seemingly competing priorities of cutting the deficit and stimulating the economy and where does funding for park and recreation infrastructure and programs fit into that conversation?

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Heart of Hialeah

By Elizabeth Beard | Posted on September 6, 2011

The most vulnerable populations in Hialeah are lucky to have a capable caregiver in the Parks and Recreation Department.

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