ParkXChange Resource Library

Resources for Urban Park Professionals

This searchable library hosts helpful park resource documents, including cross-sector MOUs, equity action plans, agreements for park maintenance and operations, dog park and concession management, green infrastructure development and maintenance, community benefits, arts and cultural programming and events, as well as other resource guides and technical tools to support park partnerships.

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  • Case Study

    Brooklyn Bridge Park

    City Parks Alliance

    Where commercial piers once occupied Brooklyn’s East River shoreline, residents and tourists now enjoy a world-class waterfront park.

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    Agreement

    Sample Concession Contract Big Basin Redwood State Park

    California Department of Parks and Recreation

    This document is a sample contract between the State of California Department of Parks and recreation, and a concessions operator for a camp store, gift shop, …

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    Sample Concession Contract San Diego Surf Schools

    State of California Parks and Recreation Department

    This document is a sample concession contract between the State of California through the Department of Parks and Recreation, and the concessionaire, surf scho…

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    Seattle Audit of Parks and Recreation Concessions Agreements

    Seattle Office of City Auditor

    This document from the Seattle Office of City Auditor provides an overview of the Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation's Lease and Concession Agreements.

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    Portland Parks and Recreation Concessions Guidelines

    Portland Parks & Recreation

    This document contains detailed guidelines for concession sales and commercial activities in Portland parks from the Portland Department of Parks & Recreation.

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    Panama City Beach Concession Agreement

    Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection

    This document outlines an agreement between the Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection, Division of Recreation and Parks, and potential concession operators…

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    LA Dept. of Recreation & Parks Concessions Agreement Template

    Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks

    Sample concession agreement between the Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks and prospective concessionaires.

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    Boulder’s Green Streets Ciclovia

    oulder Green Streets Ciclovia is an event that brings the community together and connects local businesses with residents and potential customers.

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    Developing Arts and Cultural Programs to Revitalize Parks and Communities in New York

    CPF brings 900 arts and cultural performances each year to a total audience of nearly 400,000, making it one of the largest providers of cultural programs in N…

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