To influence policy and persuade members of Congress to act, advocates must present compelling information about the immense value of parks and recreation to local communities. The advocacy resources below show how our public policy priorities match our "Three Pillars." Use them to learn about our issues and communicate effectively with elected officials.

Conservation

Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF)

Transportation/Infrastructure

Health and Wellness

Social Equity

Federal Investments in Parks & Rec: Appropriations

Other Resources

News Stories

6.13.19Top Story

Farmers markets flourish with help from parks and rec agencies

6.13.19Around the Country

Seattle asks whether golf courses are the best use of space

6.13.19Around the Country

Wash. city park's aquatics center to undergo expansion