Trust for Public Land

Latest stories

10h
The Atlantic
Inequality in American Public Parksto brew in Minneapolis, which for three years in a row has snagged the title of
Inequality in American Public Parks
The Atlantic / Posted 10 hours ago
to brew in Minneapolis, which for three years in a row has snagged the title of best parks system, as awarded by The Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit. It’s an honor that the city is quite proud of, as most residents can find a well-groomed... Read more
1d
San Antonio Express-News
Mary Weber Novak, owner of Napa’s Spottswoode Winery, dies at 84In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made in Mary’s name
Mary Weber Novak, owner of Napa’s Spottswoode Winery, dies at 84
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made in Mary’s name to The Land Trust of Napa County or The Trust for Public Land. Esther Mobley is The San Francisco Chronicle’s wine, beer and spirits writer.... Read more
1d
San Francisco Chronicle
Mary Weber Novak, owner of Napa’s Spottswoode Winery, dies at 84In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made in Mary’s name
Mary Weber Novak, owner of Napa’s Spottswoode Winery, dies at 84
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made in Mary’s name to The Land Trust of Napa County or The Trust for Public Land. Esther Mobley is The San Francisco Chronicle’s wine, beer and spirits writer.... Read more
3d
Boston Globe
In Mattapan, a farmhouse restoration project uncovers countless mysteriescity of Boston acquired the property in 2013; it was purchased in 2015 by Histo
In Mattapan, a farmhouse restoration project uncovers countless mysteries
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
city of Boston acquired the property in 2013; it was purchased in 2015 by Historic Boston. This fall, Historic Boston, The Trust for Public Land, the North Bennet Street School, and the Urban Farming Institute are beginning to repurpose the grounds... Read more
5d
The Hamilton Journal News
Weatherwax golf course closingof golf played for the past two years. The current lease expires Nov. 6 and th
Weatherwax golf course closing
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
of golf played for the past two years. The current lease expires Nov. 6 and the property is slated to be sold to the Trust for Public Land, a national land conservation nonprofit. After that, TPL will donate the land to MetroParks of Butler... Read more
6d
The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesdayfor the Department of Economic and Community Development to enter into a Conse
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
for the Department of Economic and Community Development to enter into a Conservation Services Agreement with The Trust for Public Land to be paid in four (4) quarterly installments of $25,000.00 each for a term of one (1) year beginning... Read more
13d
Dallas Morning News
4 proposed downtown parks likely to get Dallas' support for bond fundinghis plan would mean the city essentially hands over valuable real estate to Nat
4 proposed downtown parks likely to get Dallas' support for bond funding
Dallas Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
his plan would mean the city essentially hands over valuable real estate to Natinsky's for-profit group for free. The Trust for Public Land purchased the Pacific Plaza property for $9.1 million. The resulting park wouldn't be as... Read more
14d
Dallas Morning News
Dallas finally knows where to plant new parks, but can it find the money to pay for them?runs in my blood," Kent said later. "Pretty deep." He's the North Texas area d
Dallas finally knows where to plant new parks, but can it find the money to pay for them?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 14 days ago
runs in my blood," Kent said later. "Pretty deep." He's the North Texas area director for San Francisco-based nonprofit Trust for Public Land, which has long lamented how few Dallas residents have easy access to parkland. But the trust is... Read more
14d
Swissinfo
Prime Santa Barbara Coastline for $200 Million. No Development, Pleaseas much as 60 percent of the value of the properties, according to Alex Size, S
Prime Santa Barbara Coastline for $200 Million. No Development, Please
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
as much as 60 percent of the value of the properties, according to Alex Size, Santa Barbara County program manager for the Trust for Public Land. Finding someone willing to spend $200 million on a property and then immediately forfeit $120 million... Read more
14d
New York Post
The 15 best places to live in the USof the Mississippi River is one of the healthiest in the nation, with green spa
The 15 best places to live in the US
New York Post / Posted 14 days ago
of the Mississippi River is one of the healthiest in the nation, with green space making up 15 percent of its area. The Trust for Public Land rates its park system as the country’s best, since nearly all residents live within a short walk of a... Read more
15d
The Mercury News
California coast: Where Obama may establish new national monumentsdescendants of two Swiss families. After it was purchased by Save the Redwoods
California coast: Where Obama may establish new national monuments
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
descendants of two Swiss families. After it was purchased by Save the Redwoods League in 1998, it was transferred to the Trust for Public Land. Then, in 2006, about 400 acres of its beaches were donated to the state parks department. And in 2014,... Read more
15d
Forest Lake Times
Scandia memorial may get upgrade |the Aug. 18, 2015, council meeting, the DNR’s Bill Beckwith, together with Bill
Scandia memorial may get upgrade |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 15 days ago
the Aug. 18, 2015, council meeting, the DNR’s Bill Beckwith, together with Bill McIllivray, senior project manager for The Trust for Public Land, met with the council to request its support for purchase of 38 acres at Crystal Springs to be used as... Read more
19d
MyMotherLode.com
McClintock: Federal Land Ownership Is Excessiveyesterday here, Yosemite National Park officially acquired Ackerson Meadow thro
McClintock: Federal Land Ownership Is Excessive
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 19 days ago
yesterday here, Yosemite National Park officially acquired Ackerson Meadow through a cooperative effort between The Trust for Public Land (TPL), Yosemite Conservancy, and the National Park Service. As reported here, when asked their opinion,... Read more
19d
MyMotherLode.com
Yosemite’s New Expansion Draws Lawmaker’s Criticismthat it had completed all the steps to formally acquire the 400-acre meadow, th
Yosemite’s New Expansion Draws Lawmaker’s Criticism
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 19 days ago
that it had completed all the steps to formally acquire the 400-acre meadow, through a cooperative effort between The Trust for Public Land (TPL), Yosemite Conservancy, and the National Park Service. TPL purchased it from private owners for... Read more
177 related stories
19d
The Chattanoogan
Creating A Neighborhood Link: Glass Street To Sherman ReservationOffice of Multicultural Affairs, the Chattanooga Area Regional Transportation A
Creating A Neighborhood Link: Glass Street To Sherman Reservation
The Chattanoogan / Posted 19 days ago
Office of Multicultural Affairs, the Chattanooga Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA), the Sierra Club, the Trust for Public Land, the Southeast Conservation Corps, Glass House Collective, the Friends of the Park, the National Park... Read more
19d
Jefferson City News Tribune
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
Marshalltown Times-Republican
APNewsBreak: Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
APNewsBreak: Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
The Columbian
House Republican disputes Yosemite park expansion’s legalityapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
House Republican disputes Yosemite park expansion’s legality
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
The Morning Call
Yosemite National Park expansion not allowed without Congress, lawmaker saysapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Yosemite National Park expansion not allowed without Congress, lawmaker says
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WBOC Salisbury
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
Chicago Tribune
Yosemite National Park expansion not allowed without Congress, lawmaker saysapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Yosemite National Park expansion not allowed without Congress, lawmaker says
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
Daily Herald
APNewsBreak: Lawmaker says Yosemite addition violates US lawacquired the land without proper oversight and what steps Congress will take ne
APNewsBreak: Lawmaker says Yosemite addition violates US law
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
acquired the land without proper oversight and what steps Congress will take next. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
San Francisco Chronicle
APNewsBreak: Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedThis undated photo provided by The Trust for Public Land shows Ackerson Meadow
APNewsBreak: Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
This undated photo provided by The Trust for Public Land shows Ackerson Meadow in Yosemite National Park, Calif. Visitors to the park now have more room to explore nature with the announcement on Wed. Sept. 7, 2016 that the park's western boundary... Read more
177 related stories
20d
FOX 8 New Orleans
APNewsBreak: Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
APNewsBreak: Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WCAX-TV Vermont
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
NBC 2 Fort Myers
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
ABC 6 Providence
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
Boston Herald
APNewsBreak: Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
APNewsBreak: Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
Boston Herald / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WFMJ Youngstown
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
KFDA-TV Amarillo
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WAVE 3 Louisville
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
KCBD-TV Lubbock
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WIS News 10 Columbia
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
ABC Montana
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
ABC Montana / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
Orange County Register
Lawmaker says Yosemite addition violates U.S. lawchairs the House Natural Resources Committee, which has oversight of public lan
Lawmaker says Yosemite addition violates U.S. law
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
chairs the House Natural Resources Committee, which has oversight of public land. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WLBT 3 Jackson
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
Live 5 News Charleston
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
KTVN Reno
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
KTVN Reno / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
Hawaii News Now
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
Hawaii News Now / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WALB Albany
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WALB Albany / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WTVM 9 Columbus
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
KLTV 7 Tyler
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WGEM Quincy
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WGEM Quincy / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
KFJX Pittsburg
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
20d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputedapproval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Y
Legality of Yosemite park expansion disputed
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
approval like acquisitions using federal funding, Olson said in a statement. Yosemite announced this week that the Trust for Public Land, a nonprofit conservation group, bought the land from a private owner for $2.3 million and donated it... Read more
177 related stories
More

People in this news