News

  • 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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  • 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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  • Dec 1, 2018

    Active Parks, Healthy Cities Parks & Recreation Magazine Feature

    Parks & Recreation Magazine

    Today's parks are important components in urban networks that include commercial, residential, infrastructure and transportation functions.

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  • Nov 15, 2017

    City Parks Alliance Launches Transportation-Focused Video

    City Parks Alliance

    City Parks Alliance releases the latest video in the five-part video series, focused on the role of linear parks in providing transportation options to city re…

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  • Oct 18, 2017

    Here’s How Cities Can Get the Most Out of Their Parks

    CityLab

    Read how targeted programming and amenities can increase park usage and better serve park residents.

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  • Feb 1, 2017

    Exercise Bargain: Are Walking Loops Worth the Investment?

    Environmental Health Perspectives

    In an era of shrinking budgets, physician Deborah Cohen (RAND Corporation) wanted to see whether walking loops are a good investment for park planners.

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