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Members of the media with inquiries or interview requests should contact:

Heather Williams
703.858.4743
hwilliams@nrpa.org 

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Press Releases

2016

11/21/2016
Most Americans Plan to Buy Holiday Gifts Associated with Outdoor Activities, Survey Finds

11/16/2016
New Orleans Lafitte Greenway Chosen for 2017 Parks Build Community Project

11/14/2016
New 'Safe Routes to Parks' Framework Outlines Steps to Creating Safe and Equitable Access to Parks

11/3/2016
Americans Want Healthier Food and Drink Options, Survey Finds

11/2/2016
New ‘Wildlife Explorers’ Program Connects Urban Youth with Nature

11/1/2016
NRPA Announces New Aquatics Track for 2017 Annual Conference

10/25/2016
Stewart G. Case Inducted into Recreation and Park Hall of Fame

10/4/2016
2016 Gold Medal Award Grand Plaque Award Recipients Announced

10/4/2016
Americans Support Increased Local Funding for Parks and Recreation

10/3/2016
New St. Louis Area Community Park Set to Open in Wellston

9/29/2016
NRPA Awarded Grant by CDC to Expand Arthritis Intervention Programs at Local Park and Recreation Agencies

9/28/2016
NRPA Announces Commit to Health Youth Ambassador Program Grant Recipients

9/22/2016
ABC Collaborates with the National Recreation and Park Association to Recycle at the 68th Emmy® Awards

9/21/2016
NRPA Issues Position Statement on Tobacco Consumption in Parks

9/15/2016
NRPA Receives $2.5 Million Grant to Increase the Number of Meals Served to Youth through Commit to Health Program

8/31/2016
Children’s Physical Activity Opportunities Lacking, Survey Finds

8/30/2016
NRPA Announces New Board of Directors

8/8/2016
Olympics Inspire Americans to Get Active, Survey Finds

8/8/2016
2016 Great Urban Parks Campaign Grant Recipients Selected

8/5/2016
Graton Resort & Casino Presents Outdoor Fitness Course to Rohnert Park

7/26/2016
American Water Charitable Foundation Awards $290,000 to Support Local Water-Based Play Spaces

7/20/2016
NRPA 2016 Fellowship and Scholarship Award Winners Announced

6/30/16
Fourth of July Celebrations Among Most Popular Community-Based, Summertime Events in America

6/29/16
America Celebrates the Super Powers of Parks and Recreation

6/28/16
NRPA Awarded Youth Wellness Grant by Target to Support Commit to Health Youth Ambassador Program

6/23/16
Magic Island Park Unveils New Community Splash Pad

6/21/16
Work Begins on New St. Louis Area Community Park

6/20/16
The Washington Post Honors NRPA With 2016 Top Workplaces Award

6/7/16
20,000 Park and Recreation Professionals Now Certified by NRPA

6/6/16
Americans Reveal Their Favorite Summer Outdoor Activities

5/24/16
Pool Safety Concerns Highlight Need for Certified Aquatic Facility Training Programs

5/23/16
Parks & Recreation Magazine Selected as Finalist for min’s Prestigious Magazine Media Awards

5/19/16
Registration for 2016 NRPA Annual Conference, Now Open

5/18/16
Sixteen Parks Win Grants from The Walt Disney Company and the National Recreation and Park Association

5/17/16
Only 1 in 4 Americans Plan to Alter Outdoor, Summer Activities Because of Zika Virus, Survey Finds

5/5/16
2016 Finalists Announced for the National Gold Medal Awards in Parks and Recreation

4/23/16
National Recreation and Park Association’s Barbara Tulipane to Speak at National Park Rx Day

4/21/16
Aquatic Leaders Unite to Celebrate May as National Water Safety Month

4/21/16
New Tool Gives Park and Recreation Agencies Power to Match Offerings to Community Residents

3/31/16
National Recreation and Park Association Collaborates with The Walt Disney Company to Improve Parks Nationwide

3/24/16
2016 NRPA Field Report Provides Look at State of the Industry for Parks and Recreation

1/19/16
National Recreation and Park Association Study Shows Americans Are Passionate About Their Parks