With a much-appreciated drop in temperatures, September 22 ushered in the first official day of to fall. People look forward to cooler temperatures and the leaves changing color and crunching under our feet. Autumn is the perfect time of year to warm up with loved ones and enjoy what theRead More →

The River Parks Authority announced Monday evening that Sand Springs Director of Parks and Recreation, Jeff Edwards, will be its new executive director and CEO. The announcement follows the imminent retirement of long-serving River Parks Authority executive director Matt Meyer. “After conducting a national search, the search committee has reachedRead More →

This is an exhibit called “A Century of Wonder: 100 Years of Oregon State Parks”. The jaw-dropping collection of 30 photos captures the soul of the entire state. PORTLAND, Oregon – A big birthday party is underway and anyone who enjoys camping or playing in an Oregon state park isRead More →

Enterprise Outdoor Games welcomed 90 people with special needs and their families, Enterprise, Utah, September 10, 2022 | Photo by Christina Gardner Photography, St. George News ST. GEORGE- Last Saturday at Enterprise, 50 volunteers from the community, faith groups and local businesses helped organize the Enterprise Outdoor Games, an annualRead More →

People Power and New York Parks Last summer, my colleague from Columbia, Louise Rosen, and I took a trip to Brooklyn Marine Park. Marine Park was the closest neighborhood park to my childhood home in Brooklyn. Maria Carro-D’Alessandro, President of the Marine Park Alliance, and Margot Perron, Park Manager, gaveRead More →

By Holly McGuinness Parks Victoria-run campsites across the state are set to be upgraded with a recently announced funding injection. Victoria’s Great Outdoors initiative will see an investment of $106.6 million to improve the state’s parks, campgrounds, trails, trails and outdoor facilities. Parks Victoria’s Executive Director of Operations, Kylie Trott,Read More →

AUGUSTA — The Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry’s Bureau of Parks and Lands recently released a Land and Water Conservation Fund Outdoor Recreation Investment Map for Maine. The map was developed in collaboration with the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund, Maine Office of Outdoor Recreation, Maine Recreation and Park Association,Read More →

When the sun shines and family and friends gather in backyards and on beaches and parks to share food, drink and camaraderie, the lasting memory can be the games they played that had a good time. And there is data that backs up that sentiment. According to a study fromRead More →

California State Parks is now accepting applications from public entities to provide outdoor recreational experiences to their communities through the federal Outdoor Recreation Partnership Program (ORLP). In the sixth phase of this competitive grant program, a total of $192 million is available nationwide for communities with limited or no accessRead More →

The play areas are not reserved for children. This summer, venture to one of Milwaukee County’s many calisthenics parks — outdoor spaces equipped with exercise equipment — for some fresh air and a free workout. “Adding strength training to a workout plays a big role in challenging your muscles andRead More →

Management’s discussion and analysis of results of operations and financial condition (“MD&A”) is a supplement to the accompanying unaudited consolidated financial statements and provides additional information on the Company’s businesses, current developments, financial condition, cash flows and results of operations. The following discussion should be read in conjunction with ourRead More →

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Clarksville, TN – The 33rd annual Riverfest will be held September 9-10, 2022 at McGregor Park, and the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to participate in the event. All volunteers will receive a Riverfest volunteer t-shirt and community service credit. In addition, meals will beRead More →

TWO playgrounds have been upgraded after a successful £110,000 refurbishment project. Two grants worth over £82,000 have been secured from Enovert Community Trust, after Stanway Parish Council began its project to refurbish the two playgrounds. The rest of the funding came from the North Essex Hyperlocal Fund, Stanway Parish CouncilRead More →

Indianapolis may be best known for its racetrack and stadium, but Indiana’s state capital also boasts two state parks and hundreds of green spaces. Whether bundled up in winter coats or baring sunny shoulders in the long-awaited summer heat, residents and visitors with children flock to the 130 playgrounds dottedRead More →

JoJo plays trombone in the school orchestra, which he enjoys very much. After school, JoJo attends a program at the YMCA and enjoys spending time with her friends. JoJo loves electronics, likes to ride her scooter, likes to ride her bike, play outside, swim and play sports. He loves Tae-KwonRead More →

Published: 00:01 July 7, 2022 A plan has been announced to make parks and green spaces hubs for improving well-being and reducing health inequalities. In 2019, Islington and Camden councils received an initial grant of £667,000 under the Future Parks Accelerator initiative to reimagine how outdoor spaces could become partRead More →

ALBANY – The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYS Parks), the Open Space Institute (OSI), and the Taconic Regional Commission today announced the opening of the Hubbard Newly renovated Perkins Loop Trail. The Hubbard Perkins Loop Trail is part of a series of OSI-led parkRead More →

Did you decide to take advantage of Washington’s spectacular natural beauty last year and reserve a campground, cabin, or yurt at one of our state parks? If so, you weren’t alone. Use of campsites and other facilities at state-owned parks increased in 2021, according to data from Washington State Parks.Read More →

It’s only fitting that the person who oversees recreation programs for the Town of Morristown, through its Parks and Recreation Department, enjoys spending time outdoors. Although she claims to have slowed down a bit recently, Frankie Cox remains very physically active, with hobbies like kayaking, hiking and mountain biking. “I’veRead More →