News

  • 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

    The coronavirus pandemic has shined a spotlight on urban park inequity and the economic crisis will require a focus on new partnerships and funding sources

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  • Jun 4, 2020

    City Parks Alliance Statement on Racial Equity and Justice

    City Parks Alliance

    We must reexamine and recommit to our values as people, and as institutions, and do better collectively to end racism and seek justice.

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  • Jan 7, 2020

    House O4A Community Support Letter

    City Parks Alliance

    On behalf of the undersigned organizations, we express our strong support for H.R. 4512, The Outdoors for All Act.

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  • Dec 31, 2019

    Park and Conservation Organizations Applaud Dept. of Interior for Grants to Build and Improve Parks in Disadvantaged Urban Communities

    City Parks Alliance

    The NPS announced the ORLP grant winners for projects to develop new or improve existing parks in 18 economically-disadvantaged, urbanized areas in 16 states.

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  • Jul 17, 2019

    Mayors Rosalynn Bliss, Michael Hancock, and Knox White to Headline Mayors Forum at Greater & Greener

    City Parks Alliance

    Leaders to convene in Denver, CO, July 20-24 focused on the role of parks in healthy, resilient, equitable, and economically competitive cities.

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  • Jul 16, 2019

    New Report Documents Equitable Funding Strategies for Urban Parks and Green Space with a Focus on Lower Income Communities

    City Parks Alliance

    Cities are leveraging new sources of funding, reallocating existing resources and recognizing the multiple benefits of parks to forge new funding partnerships

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