30069New Yorkers have signed the plea to make our parks #1 in the nation!
382Partners have joined our coalition campaign!
80Candidates have pledged their support for the Parks1 campaign!
Studies have demonstrated decreases in crime rates attributable to the initiation of park and recreation programs.
Be An Advocate For Parks
Politicians everywhere need to hear from their constituents to know what we care about most. If you've already signed the Plea for NYC Parks, Parks1 will tell the candidates that you want them to commit to our parks...but you can let them know on your own as well.
Take action now, if you want to:
Tony Avella (Incumbent)
Candidate for City Council District 19
Tony Avella (Incumbent) has pledged to make New York City's parks #1 in the nation.
"During each and every budget negotiation that I have been involved in since my election, I have advocated for additional funding for park maintenance."
In 2002, New York City spent only $25 per resident to operate all of its public parks.
Kansas City spent $71
Aug 13 - Sept 13