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Author(s):Parisky, Sanford
Author Affiliation:Parisky Associates, 750 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103
Title:Restoring Public Parks with Public Help
Source:Parks & Recreation [Virginia]. Vol. 26, No. 1, January 1991, p. 52-56.
# of Pages:5
Publishing Information:Washington, D.C.: National Recreation and Park Association
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Parks; Restoration
Abstract/Contents:Many historic parks are being threatened in many ways, such as; ponds and watercourses stagnating, woodlands overgrown and littered, entryways, bridges and monuments have deteriorated. The government in many cases has run out of money to repair these parks, and in response, public-private partnership groups have been formed to help two historic parks in Connecticut; Hartford's Bushnell Park, and New Haven's Green. The group raised money publicly and privately, prepared plans for improvement, and carried out the plans. The restoration of these two historic parts are examples of successful public-private partnerships that are non-profit organizations.
Language:English
References:0
Note:Pictures, b/w
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Parisky, S. 1991. Restoring Public Parks with Public Help. Parks and Recreat. 26(1):p. 52-56.
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