Center for City Park Excellence

City Population Density data from the 2010 City Park Facts.

The economic benefits of the park and recreation system of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.

This report examines the economic benefits and fiscal impact of parks and open space in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, New York.

A new study of the park system of Denver shows that the city's parks generate considerable economic value—both to the local government and to Denver residents.

According to the detailed analysis by the Center for City Park Excellence, Denver's parks... Read more

Article from the Center for City Park Excellence: "Secrets of the private sector: How parks and recreation agencies can flex their marketing muscles."

This document provides explanation of the population density classes used in the City Park Facts Reports and the different classifications of these classes.

Our new study of the park system of Seattle shows that the city's parks generate considerable economic value—both to the local government and to Seattle residents.

According to the detailed analysis by the Center for City Park Excellence, Seattle's... Read more

Covering the reservoirs can provide much needed park space in densely populated cities. This article originally appeared in Urban Land, 2009.

This new research study by The Trust for Public Land's Center for City Park Excellence explores the economic value of the parks and park programs of the city of Wilmington, Delaware.

Enumerating the economic value of the city's park system for seven... Read more

Since 2003, The Trust for Public Land's Center for City Park Excellence has carried out ground-breaking research into the economic value that cities and urban residents receive from their park and recreation systems. The ramifications of this work have... Read more

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