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Format: 2016-06-25
Format: 2016-06-25
In the news
May 18, 2016

The new schoolyard is the latest in a city-wide public/private partnership between the School District of Philadelphia, the City of Philadelphia, and national non-profit The Trust for Public Land to provide community green spaces in neighborhoods lacking high-quality outdoor places to play. The work advances the Kenney administration’s vision to create a more equitable citywide network of parks and community spaces.

Press release
Denver, Colorado |
May 4, 2016

Land inside Rocky Mountain National Park – including a group of rental cottages that has greeted hundreds of thousands of visitors who enter the park -- has been purchased and will eventually be added to the park, The Trust for Public Land and the Rocky Mountain Conservancy announced today.

Press release
Carmel, California |
April 26, 2016

Monterey residents will soon have a chance to enjoy more access to Palo Corona Regional Park and badly needed water will be returned to the Carmel River under a plan announced today by a coalition of conservation organizations to protect 140 acres along the river.

Press release
Washington, D.C. |
April 25, 2016

Off-leash dog parks led the pack in new urban parks, growing by 4 percent in 2015 and 89 percent since 2007, according to The Trust for Public Land’s most recent data on the nation’s 100 biggest city park systems across the country.

Press release
Washington, D.C. |
April 20, 2016

The Trust for Public Land today praised the Senate vote to permanently renew the Land and Water Conservation Fund, the federal government’s leading funding source for land protection across the nation.

Press release
Miami, FL |
April 14, 2016

TD Bank has donated $850,000 to The Trust for Public Land to install six Fitness Zone® areas in Miami-Dade County parks, the two organizations announced today.

In the news
April 13, 2016

If you live in Miami, you enjoy great year-round weather and plenty of places to take advantage of the sunshine. It’s no wonder Miami is regularly voted as one of the nation’s healthiest cities.

In the news
April 11, 2016

This past week, Milan bought land to begin creating a community forest. It will provide the town with income through sustainable timber harvesting, as well as places for local residents to hike, hunt, fish and enjoy the outdoors.

In the news
April 10, 2016

The Trust for Public Land officially opened the South Chickamauga Creek Greenway connector bridge Saturday, linking the greenway to the Tennessee Riverwalk in a major step forward for the city's growing network of urban trails.

In the news
April 7, 2016

More than 2,000 acres has been added to Camel’s Hump State Park. This addition aims to expand recreational trails and protect wildlife habitat and the headwaters of Dowsville Brook, a tributary of the Mad River.