As Park and Recreation Funding Falls, Demand Grows

As Park and Recreation Funding Falls, Demand Grows

For an enhanced digital experience, read this story in the ezine. September 24, 2020, Department, by Kevin Roth, The damage the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has wreaked on park and recreation budgets is startling. Park and recreation professionals and their...
Physical Activities Facts

Physical Activities Facts

Overview The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, 2nd edition recommend that children and adolescents ages 6 to 17 years do 60 minutes or more of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity daily. Benefits of Physical Activity Regular physical activity can help...
Benefits of Physical Activity

Benefits of Physical Activity

Regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health. Everyone can experience the health benefits of physical activity – age, abilities, ethnicity, shape, or size do not matter. If you’re not sure about becoming active or boosting...
Cities and states brace for economic ‘reckoning’, eyeing major cuts and fearing federal coronavirus aid isn’t enough…Many, already cash-strapped, are now in dire straits, facing plunging tax revenue and spiking costs.

Cities and states brace for economic ‘reckoning’, eyeing major cuts and fearing federal coronavirus aid isn’t enough…Many, already cash-strapped, are now in dire straits, facing plunging tax revenue and spiking costs.

By: Tony Romm April 10, 2020 at 10:50 a.m. PDT New York could lose $10 billion in tax revenue. Pennsylvania has ceased paying 9,000 stuck-at-home state employees to save cash. In Illinois, an unprecedented crisis is brewing thanks to billions of dollars in unpaid...