Park Design and Development
For years, the residents of this South Los Angeles neighborhood have wanted to create a park that would reflect their community's diverse interests and backgrounds. Funding provided by California State Parks, Department of Parks and Recreation, Statewide... Read more
Stats from City Park Facts 2010. These are the largest parks located within the limits of a U.S. city. Most are owned by the municipality, but some are owned by a state, a county, a regional agency or the federal government. If a park extends beyond the... Read more
This report measures the value of the park and recreation system in Wilmington, Delaware.
Data on the largest, oldest, and most visited parks in U.S. cities from the City Parks Fact 2010 report.
This report measures the value of Philadelphia's park and recreation system.
This document from City Park Facts Report 2010 has tables showing the largest, oldest, and most visited parks located within the limits of a U.S. city.
In the fall of 2008, the City of Orlando found itself with an opportunity to add five significant lots to the well-loved downtown Lake Eola Park. The impact would be huge, and the city was eager to seize the opportunity, but knew they couldn't pull it off... Read more
In 2008, Cleopas R. Johnson Park near downtown Atlanta was an underused space with an uninviting concrete playground. Local advocacy groups Friends of Cleopas R. Johnson Park and Park Pride asked The Trust for Public Land to bring new life to this four-... Read more
Only steps from the Powell Street cable car turnaround—a San Francisco tourist hot spot—the Tenderloin is a neighborhood of apartment buildings, single-room-occupancy hotels, soup kitchens, and agencies that serve the homeless and other troubled souls. It... Read more