FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK
Finding New Budget Strategies
Parks, sports, recreation and fitness facilities are finding innovative new ways to save money and make their budgets work. Whether through energy conservation, creative partnering or any of a number of other methods, these new strategies are delivering results.
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.
PARK & SITE FURNISHINGS
CONCESSIONS & EVENTS
STRUCTURES, SHELTERS, SHADE & RESTROOMS
PLAYGROUNDS & PARK SITES
SPORTS & FITNESS FACILITIES
Clearing the Air in Aquatic Facilities
Indoor aquatic facilities can present numerous problems in terms of air quality—ultimately threatening the health of swimmers and staff, as well as the pool's infrastructure itself. HVLS fans can help.
As schools continue to eliminate art, music and other creative learning, one park district is stepping up to the plate to fill in the gap.