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Urban Directors and Advocacy

2012-06-01, Department, by Joel Pannell

Federal advocacy is important for communities of all types and sizes.  NRPA’s public policy team works to ensure that federal policies and resources work in the best interests of all our members, agencies, and the communities they serve.  Advocacy is particularly important to cities and urbanized counties, where nearly 80 percent of Americans currently live and whose parks and recreation departments face distinctive challenges in allocating limited resources and navigating multiple levels of politics.  N....

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