FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK
Partnerships, Cutbacks Help Manage Budget Difficulties
Many facilities are learning to live with a new normal—operating on tighter budgets. Here, we talk to industry experts on some of the best strategies for managing under the strain.
Welcome to our annual Problem-Solver Idea Book. Packed with scores of ideas, this reference tool was designed to help you tackle your most persistent and universal challenges, covering all the big basic questions. Consider it an industry guidebook of sorts, chock full of straightforward problem-solving tips.
FURNISHING & MAINTAINING YOUR SITE
|Simplify Event Seating|
|Create a Standout Gathering Area|
|Create Effective Memorials|
|Keep Your Park Clean|
|Update Your Bike Path|
|Provide Comfortable, Compliant Spectator Seating|
|Get a Climbing Wall at Any Budget|
|Make the Most of Your Climbing Wall|
PLAYGROUNDS & MORE
|Create an Inclusive Play Space|
|Create a Popular Play Space|
|Create a Playscape With a Natural Feel|
|Reduce Playground Maintenance Requirements|
|Be Sure of Your Playground Safety Surface|
With so many states facing water shortages, smart strategies for reducing waste can come in handy and keep your pool up and running.