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  • Apr 23, 2020

    Webinar Recap & Transcript | Programming While Social Distancing: Creative Strategies to Engage Communities

    Tom McCann, City Parks Alliance

    Learn how park & rec professionals are using social media, live-streaming, signage, and other strategies to connect residents and encourage physical activity.

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  • Apr 3, 2020

    Coronavirus Will Force a National Dialogue on Our Relationship with Parks and Public Spaces and their Role as Essential Civic Infrastructure

    City Parks Alliance

    Catherine Nagel issued the following statement today in response to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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  • Mar 30, 2020

    Webinar Recap & Transcript | Park Leaders and COVID-19: Serving the Community in Challenging Times

    Tom McCann, City Parks Alliance

    Learn about COVID-19 and the challenges of managing staff, facilities, and programming while continuing to meet community needs during a health crisis.

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  • Mar 19, 2020

    A Special Message on the Power of Parks During the COVID-19 Crisis

    Catherine Nagel, City Parks Alliance

    The role of our local parks and recreation as essential infrastructure has never been more apparent with shutdowns and isolated residents in need of community.

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  • Oct 23, 2019

    Connecting Parks and Health | MAS Summit NYC 2019

    Catherine Nagel, City Parks Alliance

    The 2019 MAS Summit, Fight for Light, seeks stronger protections for the natural resources that are essential to an equitable city and the health and happiness…

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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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