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Public Spaces: How To Save Our Urban Backyards

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Presenter: Karen Kidwell, Phil Ginsburg

Subject: Community Resources & Cultural Assets, Economic Development, Fundraising, Government, Public Spaces, Volunteer Management

Presented in: 2010

In San Francisco and across the country, recreation and parks budgets have suffered greatly as municipal funding have been cut across the board. In order to sustain our public space and maintain a high quality of urban life, we need to consider new options to grow revenue from both private and public sources, and engage a new generation of volunteers concerned with enhancing community health and beauty.