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Raise the Roof!
Theater on the Green in Prescott Valley, Ariz.

Facility Profile - July 2015

When this town wanted to provide a covered venue for performances and other events, they turned to a nearby manufacturer of shades and shelters for the perfect solution.

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Public Parks = Economic Value
Pittsburgh Parks Create Solid Financial Impact

Before You Go - July 2015

Besides the fact that parks provide recreation and health benefits, are aesthetically pleasing and bring people closer to nature, they also provide economic value to cities.

2015 State of the Industry

A Look at What's Happening in Recreation, Sports and Fitness Facilities

Feature Article - June 2015

More than 2,300 professionals responded to our call for information about their facilities, operations, programming, staffing and more. . Here, we summarize their responses.

Parks & Recreation

A Look at Trends in Parks & Recreation

Feature Article - June 2015

In this section, we outline the trends in parks and recreation organizations' facilities, highlighting construction and facility budgets, as well as planning for construction and programming.

Picture Perfect Parks & Sites

Working With Landscape Architects on Park Design

Feature Article - May 2015

You might think park design is a simple process of picking a site and placing some amenities. But when you have a landscape architect in your corner, you can make your site into a stunning community gathering place.

Flourish Through Funding

Strategies to Support Park Creation and Maintenance

Supplement Feature - April 2015

While budgets have tightened, there are still plenty of opportunities for funding your parks projects. From legislative approaches to grants, volunteering, concession contracts and more, we examine various methods for boosting your parks' potential.

Improve Your View

Find the Right Site Furnishings for Your Space

Supplement Feature - April 2015

Selecting site furnishings—from benches and picnic tables to trash receptacles, bike racks and more—is a crucial part of park planning. The right furnishings will enhance your space, and if you choose wisely, should last for the long haul.

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Measuring Up
South Dakota State Parks Earn 'A' Rating

Before You Go - April 2015

Six South Dakota state parks received an "A" rating for guest satisfaction in the national consumer surveys for 2014.


The Outdoor Gym: Benefits & Best Practices

Guest Column - March 2015

Outdoor fitness areas can offer myriad benefits to a public that needs to fit in a bit more fitness. Learn more about some of the benefits and best practices associated with these amenities.

Out of the Ordinary

Making Fun Park Games Work

Feature Article - February 2015

Disc golf continues to be one of the more commonly planned additions among parks, camps and others. Learn more about adding disc golf to your lineup, as well as other popular favorites like mini golf, bocce and more.