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New Online Tools to Win Park Funding Initiatives

The Conservation Campaign has released some new informational tools to help those interested in passing public funding for parks and land conservation in their communities. From TCC:

The investment of substantial public funding–typically through voter initiatives for a bond or a small dedicated tax–has fueled a nationwide movement to revitalize cities through the creation and restoration of parks, greenways and other outdoor space.

Now advocates seeking park and trail funding for their communities have a comprehensive new resource: The Conservation Campaign Toolkit….. This web-based portal of tools, information and advice includes a step-by-step guide to running and winning a conservation funding ballot initiative, stories from successful campaigns
and more.

One Response

  1. I am seeking info. on tech. assistance and grants to help reclaim old phosphate mining sites and convert to parks and recreation sites.

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