Innovative Community Based Park Planning: Eagle Point – Blue Rapids Parks Council

Publisher/Sponsor: 

Eagle Point-Blue Rapids Parks Council
Author/Presenter: 
Ryan Edwards

This presentation looks at how this unique non-profit organization utilizes a creative and innovative approach towards community-based park and recreation planning, funding and management. Through an established Memorandum of Understanding, the Parks Council and its sixteen member Board of Directors work in collaboration with the Government of Alberta addressing conflicting land-uses and balancing these with social, environmental and economic impacts.

Presentation from the 2011 Alberta Recreation and Parks Association Parks Forum

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