American Jobs Act could provide opportunities for parks and recreation.
The Jobs Act would provide significant investments in transportation projects that could be utilized to enhance local open space.
The renovation of Selena Butler Park, NRPA's Parks Build Community project, was completed in less than 90 days; just in time for a dedication ceremony held during the 2011 NRPA Congress.
Millennials are estimated to be in the age range of 20-35. NRPA's Young Professional Membership is targeted to professionals, 35 and younger, who work at least part-time in the parks and rec field.
How do we balance two seemingly competing priorities of cutting the deficit and stimulating the economy and where does funding for park and recreation infrastructure and programs fit into that conversation?
The most vulnerable populations in Hialeah are lucky to have a capable caregiver in the Parks and Recreation Department.