The Long Strange Disappointing Transportation Trip

By Stacey Pine | Posted on June 28, 2012

The House and Senate have struck a deal that will likely result in Congress passing a bill by this Saturday – the day the bill is set to expire. Many of the crafted bi-partisan reforms and compromises included in the Senate passed bill (S. 1318 or MAP-21) have been removed.

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A Different Kind of Picnic In the Park

By Jimmy O'Connor | Posted on June 25, 2012

Nearly 20 million children receive free or reduced-priced lunches at school each year. During the summer months fewer than 3 million children partake in free summer lunch. Learn how park and recreation agencies are serving to fill this gap this summer, helping improve lives and communities

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One Thousand Days of Just Spinning Their Wheels

By Stacey Pine | Posted on June 21, 2012

Pressure built on Capitol Hill as lawmakers faced the pending expiration of the current transportation law.

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Scholarships and Fellowships it is WORTH it

By Tom Venniro | Posted on June 18, 2012

A Young Professional recommends that young park and recreation professionals should apply for the NRPA Young Professional Fellowship to further their professional development and career.

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