This summer is turning out to be a scorcher. You may be tempted to stay inside if you are lucky enough to have AC, but your kids are home from school and everyone is starting to get cabin fever. Local parks are an easy, inexpensive way to spend your summer with tons of events and fun ways to stay cool!
July celebrates Park and Recreation Month with this years theme #WhereCommunityGrows. Let’s come together this year and show the world just how much parks and recreation means to our communities.
- Nearly three in four U.S. residents have at least one local park, playground, open space or recreation center within walking distance of their homes.
- 84 percent of U.S. adults seek high-quality parks and recreation when choosing a place to live.
- Nine in 10 people agree parks and recreation is an important service provided by their local government.
Trees provide natural shade and better air quality for neighborhoods with local parks. Create summer memories, live better and enjoy your local park.
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