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  • Dec 9, 2020

    Mayors for Parks Letter to President-elect Joseph Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris

    An open letter to President-elect Joseph Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris requesting $500 million for our nation’s city parks to help during the cu…

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  • Dec 3, 2020

    Low-Income Communities Need Park Funding Too | Next City

    Next City

    It is crucial to ensure that all communities receive the benefits of parks. City managers and park professionals interested in investing in these results shoul…

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  • Nov 22, 2020

    How to #OptOut and Recreate Responsibly in Your Local Park

    Katie Burns

    There are a lot of reasons why Thanksgiving weekend will look different this year. Health officials recommend people do not travel or gather in large groups, b…

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  • Nov 9, 2020

    Parks Won on Election Day

    City Parks Alliance

    In a year that brought uncertainty and challenges to our nation’s city parks, Election Day provided some relief. Voters in 11 states across the U.S. approved n…

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  • Oct 13, 2020

    City Parks Alliance Launches Equitable Park Funding Hub to Help Users Explore More Than 50 Federal, State, and Local Park Funding Strategies

    Support for this work was provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

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  • Sep 29, 2020

    CPA Welcomes New Board Directors

    Catherine Nagel, City Parks Alliance

    I am excited to announce the addition of six new leaders to the City Parks Alliance Board of Directors. Much like our membership, our board of directors repres…

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