Each month, I work alongside NRPA’s PRORAGIS team to let our readers know the latest on this high tech mapping and benchmarking database application. It’s one of the benefits NRPA offers its members, and each month there are new features
Support Your Local Rock Star
Outside of my office in the NRPA library is a modern, loosely painted portrait of NRPA’s first president, Laurence Rockefeller. Across the hall is another portrait of Laurence Rockefeller, this time in a more traditional style. Watching the Rockefeller twins
Five Things I Now Know about Obesity in America
Not long ago my colleague Phil Hayward and I tackled a series of case studies for an editorial supplement on how parks are helping in the fight against obesity. We interviewed park leaders in two cities in Florida, an M.D.
Planting Seeds of Appreciation
As any parent knows, the shortest distance between two points isn’t always a straight line. The more important the point to be made, the more this axiom applies.