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KECI Missoula
Story Mill Community Park closer to funding goal after receiving grantand wildlife observation. The final cost is set at about $15 million. The city
Story Mill Community Park closer to funding goal after receiving grant
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
and wildlife observation. The final cost is set at about $15 million. The city will contribute $4.5 million, while The Trust for Public Land will raise the rest. So far, they've collected about ten million dollars. They have just received a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Too few Americans take advantage of local parksThe average annual per capita spending for parks in the nation's 100 largest ci
Too few Americans take advantage of local parks
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
The average annual per capita spending for parks in the nation's 100 largest cities was $73 in 2013, according to the Trust for Public Land. This represents less than 1 percent of all spending on health care for each person that year,... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Too few Americans take advantage of local parksThe average annual per capita spending for parks in the nation's 100 largest ci
Too few Americans take advantage of local parks
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
The average annual per capita spending for parks in the nation's 100 largest cities was $73 in 2013, according to the Trust for Public Land. This represents less than 1 percent of all spending on health care for each person that year,... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
A conservation easement could settle some land-swap issues, but it's complicatedmillion acres across the country were under the control of land trusts; nationa
A conservation easement could settle some land-swap issues, but it's complicated
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 7 days ago
million acres across the country were under the control of land trusts; national environmental organizations, such as the Trust for Public Land and The Nature Conservancy, control about two-thirds of that land. Palmer Land Trust holds 118... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
How one downtown development is transforming Chattanooga's riverfrontHughey says. " We gave up a backyard, but we gained all of Chattanooga as our b
How one downtown development is transforming Chattanooga's riverfront
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
Hughey says. " We gave up a backyard, but we gained all of Chattanooga as our backyard." That sort of testimonial is what Trust for Public Land Director Rick Wood loves to hear. It's the mentality that has driven his work and career for years,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Land trust reaches agreement to buy final piece of disputed land in Bolsa ChicaCunningham said. But they stressed this was not the preferred outcome. Gina Fr
Land trust reaches agreement to buy final piece of disputed land in Bolsa Chica
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
Cunningham said. But they stressed this was not the preferred outcome. Gina Fromer, director of the California State Trust for Public Land, called Bolsa Chica “a local treasure.” “Everyone who lives in or visits Huntington Beach should be... Read more
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The Post-Journal
DEC Announces $80,000 Grant To Chautauqua Watershed Conservancyboosts property values, supports local businesses, saves taxpayer dollars and p
DEC Announces $80,000 Grant To Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy
The Post-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
boosts property values, supports local businesses, saves taxpayer dollars and protects public health. A 2011 study by the Trust for Public Land found that every dollar of investment from New York's Environmental Protection Fund generates $7 in... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans working with national and local nonprofits on green drainage and planning strategiesand to take into account the effects of climate change, officials said this wee
New Orleans working with national and local nonprofits on green drainage and planning strategies
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
and to take into account the effects of climate change, officials said this week. The partnership among the city, the Trust for Public Land and the Greater New Orleans Foundation is based on similar tools being developed in a dozen other... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Trust For Public Land Providing 3 More Fitness Zones At City Rec CentersThe Trust for Public Land is providing three more "Fitness Zones" at city recre
Trust For Public Land Providing 3 More Fitness Zones At City Rec Centers
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
The Trust for Public Land is providing three more "Fitness Zones" at city recreation centers. The exercise equipment is valued at $209,847. Noel Durant, program director for TPL, said Playcore and Gametime were participating in the program. The... Read more
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Philly.com
Across the region, it's a dog's lifetrend. Off-leash dog parks are increasing more than any other type of park in
Across the region, it's a dog's life
Philly.com / Posted a month ago
trend. Off-leash dog parks are increasing more than any other type of park in America's largest cities, according to the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit that promotes land conservation. The organization issued a report last year that said... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
2016 Challenge Cost Share Program Recipients Announcedof Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park located on Missionary Rid
2016 Challenge Cost Share Program Recipients Announced
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park located on Missionary Ridge. Through a diverse partnership with the Trust for Public Land, the Southeast Conservation Corps, the Sierra Club, Friends of the Park, and the City of Chattanooga,... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Green Line building to topple for new plazaof these privately owned public spaces.” Earlier this year, the city of St. Pa
Green Line building to topple for new plaza
Finance and Commerce / Posted 1 months ago
of these privately owned public spaces.” Earlier this year, the city of St. Paul, with the help of San Francisco-based Trust for Public Land, secured 5 acres of primarily vacant property to create a new park along the east side of Griggs Street... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesdaythe Mayor to enter into a Right-of-Entry Permit and License Agreement with Exe
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
the Mayor to enter into a Right-of-Entry Permit and License Agreement with Exercise Equipment Installation with The Trust for Public Land and to accept a donation from The Trust for Public Land for three (3) fitness zones located... Read more
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Boston Globe
State funds to help preserve open space in Hamiltonand Recreation will spend an additional $300,000 on the purchase, which has a t
State funds to help preserve open space in Hamilton
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
and Recreation will spend an additional $300,000 on the purchase, which has a total price tag of $5.1 million. The Trust for Public Land is brokering the deal with the landowners. In addition to the grants from the state, money is expected... Read more

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