CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The permanent funding of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) will help ensure a nationwide legacy of high-quality recreation areas and facilities, and stimulate federal and non-federal investments in the protection and maintenance of recreation resources across the United States. Parks and recreation has never been more relevant and it’s a critical time to lock arms and share critical information about this important fund to ensure parks are in places where people need them most.
Join us for a Special Edition of Good News in Parks! on Oct 26, at 1PM Eastern, dedicated entirely to the LWCF, and addressing detailed information pertaining to the LWCF, including how and where to apply for LWCF funding, and how to determine what projects qualify for LWCF Fund funding.
The show will feature an esteemed panel of experts to discuss LWCF and answer audience questions, including:
President Linda Lanterman and Vice President Eric Feldbaum of the National Association of State Outdoor Recreation Liaison Officers (NASORLO).
NASORLO represents states and territories and is a liaison to the National Park Service in the administration of the Land and Water Conservation Fund in funding outdoor recreation at the state and local government level.
Joel Lynch Chief, State and Local Assistance Programs for the National Park Service.
The National Park Service (NPS) administers numerous national and regional programs. The State and Local Assistance Programs division administers the state side of the LWCF to acquire and develop public outdoor recreation areas and facilities.
Kyle Simpson, Senior Government Affairs Manager for the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)
NRPA’s mission is to advance parks, recreation and environmental conservation efforts that enhance the quality of life for all people. As a member of the NRPA Public Policy Team, Kyle works to ensure the voice of NRPA and its members are heard in Washington D.C. and that our government understands the importance of investing in parks and recreation.
For anyone in the parks and recreation field, including advocates and supporters, this is a can’t miss session. Learn more and sign up to attend here: https://www.playcore.com/events/good-news-special-edition
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