December 2010 - Parks & Recreation - 7

NRPA's Mission:
" To advance parks, recreation, and
environmental conservation efforts
that enhance the quality of life
for all people. "

magazine

Chief Executive Officer
Barbara Tulipane, CAE

Editor
Philip Hayward
phayward@nrpa.org

Managing Editor
Elizabeth Beard
ebeard@nrpa.org

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Senior Editor
Maureen Hannan
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Publication Design

Founding Principles
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Parks & Recreation (Issn 0031-2215) is
published monthly by the National Recreation and Park Association, 22377 Belmont
Ridge Rd., Ashburn, VA 20148, a service
organization supported by membership
dues and voluntary contributions. Copyright ©2010 by the National Recreation &
Park Association.

Philip hayward

29 ADVOCACy
hi-tech Playgrounds; security
by design; st. Paul Pool turning
Green; turf vs. Grass

72 PRODUCt ROUNDUP

new goods and services for park
and recreation agencies

Leslie Mozingo

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DECEMBER 2010
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Front Cover-Officers & Executive Committee
(from left)

Inside Front Cover
(from left)

Robert Farnsworth, Treasurer
Robert C. Johnson, Jr.; Vice Chair
Janna S. Rankin, Chair
Dianne L. Hoover, CPRP, President
Barbara Tulipane, CAE, Chief Executive Officer
Steven J. Thompson, CPRP, President Elect
Janice M. Prochaska, Ph.D., Secretary
Elizabeth Kessler, CPRP, Past President

Lewis Ledford
Stephen W. Coleman
Detrick L. Stanford
Joseph Wynns, CPRP
Larry Blackstad
John Fierro

William " Joe " Turner
Robert Ashcroft, Ph.D
Randy Bina, CPRP
Ernest W. Burkeen, Jr.
Rebecca Benna, CPRP
Peter Camin

Not Pictured
Leon T. Andrews and Carroll G. Breeden, Sr.

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61 OPERAtIONS

UPDAtE
Midterm review

Streamlined and Energized, the Association
Readies for an Exciting Future

DECEMBER	2010		

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