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 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)

Health and Wellness

Child Nutrition Reauthorization (CNR)

Transportation

Social Equity

NRPA Official Comments and Written Testimony

Other Resources

News Stories

3.23.17Top Story

Dallas parking lot to become park thanks to $16M donation

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Ala. city hailed for park fundraiser

3.23.17Around the Country

Calif. city encourages residents to install drought-resistant gardens