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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 3 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 7 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 7 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 10 days 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 11 days 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 11 days 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 11 days 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 13 days 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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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hawkins Ridge conservation easement announcedsaid Anderson. The next step in the conservation process involves transferring
Hawkins Ridge conservation easement announced
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
said Anderson. The next step in the conservation process involves transferring the land from the private owners to The Trust for Public Land. Hiking trails will be considered for the preserved Hawkins Ridge property, said Rick Wood, Tennessee... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Trust For Public Land Working On Deal To Acquire 52 Acres At Hawkins Ridge For ParkThe Trust for Public Land is working on a deal to acquire 52 acres at Hawkins R
Trust For Public Land Working On Deal To Acquire 52 Acres At Hawkins Ridge For Park
The Chattanoogan / Posted 13 days ago
The Trust for Public Land is working on a deal to acquire 52 acres at Hawkins Ridge in St. Elmo and make it a public park, Rick Wood, director of the Chattanooga office, said Thursday. Mr. Wood said the owners of the property who bought it at... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Owners Of Hawkins Ridge At St. Elmo Set Aside Over 52 Acres In Conservation Easementthe property at auction said that section of the land will be available for pub
Owners Of Hawkins Ridge At St. Elmo Set Aside Over 52 Acres In Conservation Easement
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
the property at auction said that section of the land will be available for public use when the land is transferred to the Trust for Public Land. Mr. Demoss said, "The management and investors of Sunnyside Properties desire to clarify the facts... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bike repair stations added to The 606on the east end, Ridgeway Avenue on the west end and at Talman Avenue on the pa
Bike repair stations added to The 606
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
on the east end, Ridgeway Avenue on the west end and at Talman Avenue on the paved trail through a partnership between the Trust for Public Land, which is The 606 project manager, and West Town Bikes, a not-for-profit that promotes cycling. Six... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Winooski fire chief resignsconserves land at Camel’s Hump State ParkPurchase conserves land at Camel’s Hum
Winooski fire chief resigns
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
conserves land at Camel’s Hump State ParkPurchase conserves land at Camel’s Hump State Park Officials say the The Trust for Public Land has purchased the land in Duxbury known as Dowsville Headwaters. Officials say the The Trust for... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NH man faces sexual assault chargesconserves land at Camel’s Hump State ParkPurchase conserves land at Camel’s Hum
NH man faces sexual assault charges
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
conserves land at Camel’s Hump State ParkPurchase conserves land at Camel’s Hump State Park Officials say the The Trust for Public Land has purchased the land in Duxbury known as Dowsville Headwaters. Officials say the The Trust for... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Smugglers' Notch road openconserves land at Camel’s Hump State ParkPurchase conserves land at Camel’s Hum
Smugglers' Notch road open
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
conserves land at Camel’s Hump State ParkPurchase conserves land at Camel’s Hump State Park Officials say the The Trust for Public Land has purchased the land in Duxbury known as Dowsville Headwaters. Officials say the The Trust for... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
City of Burlington wins Waterfront Park appealconserves land at Camel’s Hump State ParkPurchase conserves land at Camel’s Hum
City of Burlington wins Waterfront Park appeal
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 16 days ago
conserves land at Camel’s Hump State ParkPurchase conserves land at Camel’s Hump State Park Officials say the The Trust for Public Land has purchased the land in Duxbury known as Dowsville Headwaters. Officials say the The Trust for... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Purchase conserves land at Camel’s Hump State Parkconserves land at Camel’s Hump State Park Officials say the The Trust for Publ
Purchase conserves land at Camel’s Hump State Park
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 16 days ago
conserves land at Camel’s Hump State Park Officials say the The Trust for Public Land has purchased the land in Duxbury known as Dowsville Headwaters. Officials say the The Trust for... Read more
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Crosscut
Should Seattle sell off rare open space?reviews of where the biggest per-capita needs for additional land are. Paul Kun
Should Seattle sell off rare open space?
Crosscut / Posted 16 days ago
reviews of where the biggest per-capita needs for additional land are. Paul Kundtz, the state executive director for the Trust for Public Land, has praised the department’s prioritization work, but he told Crosscut recently that he was talking... Read more
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Hartford Courant
The Preserve Is Officially Open For Passive Recreationblazed and the property is open for the public to explore. More than a year ag
The Preserve Is Officially Open For Passive Recreation
Hartford Courant / Posted 18 days ago
blazed and the property is open for the public to explore. More than a year ago, the state, Old Saybrook, Essex and the Trust For Public Land teamed up to preserve a 1,000-acre swath of coastal forest in the towns of Essex, Old Saybrook and... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
A conservation controversy: Multi-use trail proposal on Legacy...the lens of a buffer around the airport. An earlier failed effort was led by a
A conservation controversy: Multi-use trail proposal on Legacy...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
the lens of a buffer around the airport. An earlier failed effort was led by a different nonprofit conservation group, The Trust for Public Land, to utilize the DNR's Minnesota Forest Legacy Program with a conservation easement. It was a funding... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
G'town prepares to look decade down road with park planschools, the timing is right for a comprehensive review of our parks system," M
G'town prepares to look decade down road with park plan
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 20 days ago
schools, the timing is right for a comprehensive review of our parks system," Mayor Mike Palazzolo said in an email. The Trust for Public Land in New York frequently works with cities on master plans, said Adrian Benepe, the group's senior vice... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Vital greenway connection opens in Chattanoogaeyeing the circus-style bicycles waiting on the other side. Older Chattanoogans
Vital greenway connection opens in Chattanooga
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
eyeing the circus-style bicycles waiting on the other side. Older Chattanoogans walked across, savoring the moment. The Trust for Public Land officially opened the South Chickamauga Creek Greenway connector bridge Saturday, linking the greenway... Read more
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Daily Record
Morristown’s Dodge Foundation hands out $3.3 millionsupport for national new play development and statewide education programs in s
Morristown’s Dodge Foundation hands out $3.3 million
Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
support for national new play development and statewide education programs in schools and community organizations. •Trust for Public Land (Morristown): $125,000 for general operating support to advance greener communities in New Jersey... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Jim Jeffords State Forest opens in Rutland Countyas Jim Jeffords State Forest connects protected lands in the adjacent Aitken St
Jim Jeffords State Forest opens in Rutland County
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 26 days ago
as Jim Jeffords State Forest connects protected lands in the adjacent Aitken State Forest and Coolidge State Forest. The Trust for Public Land says the connectivity of the state forests will benefit native wildlife such as bears, moose and... Read more
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Bennington Banner
1,300-acre state forest opens in Rutland Countyas Jim Jeffords State Forest connects protected lands in the adjacent Aitken St
1,300-acre state forest opens in Rutland County
Bennington Banner / Posted 26 days ago
as Jim Jeffords State Forest connects protected lands in the adjacent Aitken State Forest and Coolidge State Forest. The Trust for Public Land says the connectivity of the state forests will benefit native wildlife such as bears, moose and... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Rogers and Crow: Dallas needs more parks to combat effects of climate changeDallas residents served by a neighborhood park, there is still much work to be
Rogers and Crow: Dallas needs more parks to combat effects of climate change
Dallas Morning News / Posted 27 days ago
Dallas residents served by a neighborhood park, there is still much work to be done. Thankfully, help is on the way. The Trust for Public Land, in partnership with the City of Dallas, the Texas Trees Foundation, and building community WORKSHOP... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Camel’s Hump park grows by 2,000 acres WATERBURY � More than 2,000 acres has been added to Camel�s Hump State Park.
Camel’s Hump park grows by 2,000 acres
Rutland Herald / Posted 27 days ago
WATERBURY � More than 2,000 acres has been added to Camel�s Hump State Park. The Trust for Public Land working with the state announced this week it has purchased 2,085 acres in Duxbury known as Dowsville... Read more
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The Mercury News
Marin officials fight attempt to oust ranchers from National Seashorechange, increasing recreational use and threats to wildlife including tule elk.
Marin officials fight attempt to oust ranchers from National Seashore
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
change, increasing recreational use and threats to wildlife including tule elk. Johnson in 1977 served as president of the Trust for Public Land, helping to acquire more than 2,000 acres for the seashore and the Golden Gate National Recreation... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Nonprofit purchases land for Central Vermont state parkstretch of publicly protected forests along the Green Mountains and solidifies
Nonprofit purchases land for Central Vermont state park
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 29 days ago
stretch of publicly protected forests along the Green Mountains and solidifies the state park's habitats for wildlife. The Trust for Public Land acquired the property through a grant from the federal Forest Legacy program as well as funding from... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Nonprofit purchases land for central Vermont state parkstretch of publicly protected forests along the Green Mountains and solidifies
Nonprofit purchases land for central Vermont state park
Bennington Banner / Posted 29 days ago
stretch of publicly protected forests along the Green Mountains and solidifies the state park's habitats for wildlife. The Trust for Public Land acquired the property through a grant from the federal Forest Legacy program as well as funding from... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Nearly 500 acres of Oahu North Shore land permanently preserved for farmingBay Resort, the state of Hawaii, the city and county of Honolulu, the Army, the
Nearly 500 acres of Oahu North Shore land permanently preserved for farming
Hawaii News Now / Posted 29 days ago
Bay Resort, the state of Hawaii, the city and county of Honolulu, the Army, the North Shore Community Land Trust and The Trust for Public Land. The land is currently being used by a dozen farmers to grow crops, both local and exotic. Vice... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
South Chickamauga Creek Greenway Grand Opening Celebration Scheduled For This Weekopening event is in place to celebrate the completion of the South Chickamauga
South Chickamauga Creek Greenway Grand Opening Celebration Scheduled For This Week
The Chattanoogan / Posted 29 days ago
opening event is in place to celebrate the completion of the South Chickamauga Creek Greenway. To mark the milestone, The Trust for Public Land will host a three-day event full of activities for the community to enjoy. The festivities will kick... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Weatherwax purchase still pendingcourse at 5401 Mosiman Road and planned to combine it with the adjacent Sebald
Weatherwax purchase still pending
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
course at 5401 Mosiman Road and planned to combine it with the adjacent Sebald Park to create the new Elk Creek MetroPark. Trust for Public Land is still in negotiations with Myron Bowling, a local businessman, according to Dave Vasarhelyi, a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Castle Peak trailhead on Donner Summit sold to U.S. Forest Servicemeans there will never be a hotel or a golf course there.” The trust, along wi
Castle Peak trailhead on Donner Summit sold to U.S. Forest Service
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
means there will never be a hotel or a golf course there.” The trust, along with the Tahoe National Forest and the Trust for Public Land, bought the property for $2.1 million from Pendola Enterprises of Grass Valley and sold it to the U.S.... Read more

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