The New Demographics
Jones-Taylor arrived at the Oakland Office of Parks and Recreation as
director in 2004, she was ecstatic about the natural resources the California
city provided for recreational activities. There was just one problem: The
inner-city kids weren’t signing up for its great programs, such as sailing,
swimming, and hiking. The solution involved recognition of the particular
challenges posed by Oakland’s remarkably diverse popula....
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***** and above - Well written and informative.
article is good- but where are the Figures (maps) for this article???