The New Normal How the City of Clearwater Develops Public Private Partnerships
The New Normal. Paradigm Shift. These two phrases are now essential everyday language, but what do they really mean, and what do they mean to parks and recreation? The term "new normal" is relatively recent and applies specifically to the projected slower growth (1 to 2 percent) of national economic output that is expected to continue through this decade, versus the higher growth experienced in the last decade. True or not, perception nonetheless has become reality for governmental jurisdictions. This reality reflects our culture’s paradigm. A paradigm is simply how a culture views the way things work in the real world. Paradigms are unquestioned convictions because the same view is accepted collectively by society.....
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