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  • Jul 20, 2017

    City Parks Alliance Applauds Interior Department Announcement of $13.3 Million for Local Parks and Recreation

    City Parks Alliance

    City Parks Alliance applauds the announcement of $13.3 million in grants to benefit disadvantaged urban communities.

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  • Jun 13, 2017

    Prioritizing Equity in Planning (and Paying for) City Parks

    Parks must receive much-needed funding and programming attention to guarantee fair access to healthy, vibrant, and inviting city parks for all Americans.

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  • Nov 14, 2016

    The Neighborhood Park: An Underused Oasis

    Deborah Cohen

    The average neighborhood park is underused, but modest updates can lead more people to engage in routine physical activity and enjoy healthier lives.

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  • Oct 1, 2016

    The First National Study of Neighborhood Parks

    American Journal of Preventative Medicine

    Neighborhood parks support leisure-time physical activity, yet most Americans do not meet national guidelines for physical activity.

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