Building Effective Park Partnerships: Strategies and Innovations for Urban Park Leaders and Stewards
- Outdoor Nation & Merrell
The Pack Project Activation Grant
Deadline: June 1, 2013more >
Outdoor Nation and Merrell have announced the launch of the 2013 Pack Project Grants Program – working to increase participation in active outdoor recreation while also creating meaningful connections to the natural world.
- City Parks Alliance Mourns the Loss of Park Advocate Jerry Baum
The Board and staff of City Parks Alliance mourn the death of Morton “Jerry” Baum on May 5, 2013. Jerry served on the City Parks Alliance board of directors from ...more >
- City Parks Alliance Endorses President's Support of Land and Water Conservation Fund in FY2014 Budget
Washington, DC - The President released the Administration’s budget for FY2014 today including $600 million in funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF), and proposing full funding at ...more >
Not all angels have wings. Some are clearly grounded and quietly working in Los Angeles city parks thanks to the partnership between the Recreation and Parks Department (RAP) and the Los Angeles Parks Foundation. Just over $106 million has been...
Each month, City Parks Alliance recognizes a “Frontline Park” to promote and highlight inspiring examples of urban park excellence, innovation, and stewardship across the country. The program also seeks to highlight examples of the challenges facing our cities’ parks as...
Last week I had the pleasure of being in Boston for an afternoon discussion among park advocates talking about public-private partnerships (P3s). The meeting took place during a two day visit of the City Parks Alliance board, of which I...
- CPA Endorses President Obama’s Nomination of Sally Jewell as Secretary of the Interior
City Parks Alliance sent letters to President Obama and White House officials endorsing the President’s nomination of Sally Jewell to serve as the next United States Secretary of the Interior. CPA looks forward to working with with Ms. Jewell in our efforts to make America’s cities greener and healthier through ...more >