As a Great Urban Parks Campaign grantee, the City of Memphis Division of Parks and Neighborhoods is transforming an 11-acre green space into a needed and desired opportunity for neighborhood gathering space and physical activity.
Submit your education session proposals for the 2020 NRPA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida, October 27-29, 2020. Proposals will be accepted October 28 - November 29, 2019.
The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) periodically has competitive grants available for park and recreation agencies.
National Rural Health Day is Thursday, November 21 — a day to highlight the “Power of Rural,” showcasing the unique assets and needs of rural communities.
On this episode of Open Space Radio, we talk with Sue Yerkes, Director of Grandview Parks & Recreation, about how some insightful kids in her family motivated her to advance in her career, as well as inspire others to do the same.
Determining how to implement and maintain a green infrastructure project in your park may seem a little daunting, but with the right network, resources and education, anything is possible.
NRPA Park Metrics is the most comprehensive source of data benchmarks and insights for park and recreation agencies.
Over the summer, NRPA visited three agencies to see how they are using transportation, farmers markets and intergenerational programming to improve access to healthy food.