News

  • Nov 5, 2021

    City Parks Alliance Commends Congress and the Administration on the Passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

    City Parks Alliance strongly supports the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act for the wide-ranging benefits that they will provide to America’s cities and t…

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  • Aug 10, 2021

    Park and Conservation Organizations Applaud Department of Interior’s $16 million in Grants to Improve Local Parks and Recreation in Disadvantaged Urban Communities

    Today, the National Park Service announced its fourth round of Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Program (ORLP) awardees which will distribute $16 million …

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  • Mar 9, 2021

    City Parks Alliance Applauds the Introduction of the Parks, Jobs, Equity Act

    Washington, DC – Representatives Nanette Barragán (D-CA), Mike Turner (R-OH), and Joe Neguse (D-CO)  introduced the “Parks, Jobs, Equity Act” on March 9.  This…

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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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  • 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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  • Aug 16, 2020

    Great American Outdoors Act: A Victory for City Parks and People

    Julie Waterman

    On August 4, 2020 the Great American Outdoors Act was signed into law. This landmark legislation guarantees that the $900 million deposited into the Land and W…

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