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  • Feb 26, 2021

    City Parks Alliance Applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for Passing the Protecting America’s Wilderness and Public Lands Act

    The United States House of Representatives passed the “Protecting America’s Wilderness and Public Lands Act” (H.R. 803), legislation that includes the Outdoors…

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  • Jan 19, 2021

    City Parks Alliance Urges the Incoming Biden Administration to Revoke the Interior Secretarial Order 3388 and Direct Funding to Cities as Intended

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the outgoing Trump administration continued implementation of its Interior Secretarial Order 3388 making changes to Land and Water Co…

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  • Dec 22, 2020

    Congress Includes $125 Million for Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Program in Latest Spending Bill

    WASHINGTON — City parks received a huge funding increase in the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 passed by Congress on Monday. The bill includes $125 mill…

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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

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    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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  • 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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