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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

COLUMNS
4 PERSPECTIVES

DEPARTMENTS
8 AGENCY SPOTLIGHT

Philip Hayward
phayward@nrpa.org

City of Dublin, Ohio

Elizabeth Beard
ebeard@nrpa.org

Janna Rankin

11 KIOSK

Senior Editor

News, Features, and Interviews

Maureen Hannan
mhannan@nrpa.org

55 NRPA IN ACTION

Publication Design

News of the Association

BonoTom Studio, Inc.
www.bonotom.com

63 OPERATIONS

Advertising Sales Representatives

Make It Count

6 EDITOR'S LETTER
Ediface Complex

Philip Hayward

29 ADVOCACY UPDATE
Under Republican Reign

Leslie Mozingo

33 LAW REVIEW

Camp " Cleanup " Makes Homeless
Status Criminal

James Kozlowski, J.D., Ph.D.

39 FUTURE LEADERS

Managing Editor

James Boston, National Sales Manager
The Townsend Group
4800 Hampden Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814
240-482-4863
jboston@townsend-group.com

Maintaining Sports Turf
Playability and Park
Smartphone Application

68

PRODUCT ROUNDUP
New Goods and Services for
Park and Recreation Agencies

Finding a Job in a Tight Market

43 PUBLIC HEALTH

Implementing Tobacco-Free
Parks in Local Communities

Melanie Chansky

SPECIAL SECTION:

2011 Buyers Guide
MARCH 2011
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