Blog

  • Oct 15, 2018

    A Crucial Funding Stream for Urban Parks

    Catherine Nagel, City Parks Alliance

    A federal grant program that helps diverse, underserved neighborhoods should be preserved -- and expanded.

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  • Aug 28, 2018

    Rose Kennedy Greenway’s New Business Partner

    Kathy Blaha

    Explore the history of Boston's Rose Kennedy Greenway funding challenges and how the park system won committed annual funding from the city.

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  • May 9, 2018

    Going Beyond Park Boundaries to Make Cities More Livable

    Catherine Nagel, City Parks AllianceThatcher Bailey, Seattle Parks Foundation

    The changing role of parks is reshaping urban landscapes and redefining how we govern, manage, and program our public green assets.

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  • Apr 30, 2018

    Recap: San Jose Park Partnership Workshop

    Catherine Nagel, City Parks Alliance

    The workshop focused on improving the efficiency, predictability, and support for San Jose’s park partnerships.

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  • Mar 26, 2018

    Parks and the Urban Infrastructure Network

    Catherine Nagel, City Parks AllianceMami Hara, Seattle Public Utilities

    Parks can meet critical infrastructure needs at the federal and local levels, helping to solve many community and climate challenges.

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  • Nov 28, 2017

    Urban Parks’ Emerging Role as Transportation Infrastructure

    Catherine Nagel, City Parks AllianceKari E. Watkins, Georgia Institute of Technology

    With more and more people using them to get where they need to go, reclaimed railways and industrial corridors are connecting neighborhoods rather than dividin…

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