Park Design and Development
For years, the City of Lawndale had only one park for its many residents. In April 2012, TPL secured funding through the California State Parks, Department of Parks and Recreation, Statewide Park Development and Community Revitalization Program to build a... Read more
The Trust for Public Land is working to secure funding for Colden Avenue Pocket Park, which would provide much-needed open space for this densely populated neighborhood of South Los Angeles. With its sunshades, benches, and mosaic-tiled seat walls, the... Read more
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.