30065New 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!
It is cost efficient to decrease crime through parks and recreation: per year, one recreation worker costs the city $35,207, one inmate, $58,288.
District 9 Candidate Forum
Submitted by taya on August 18, 2005 - 3:58pm.
A young parks advocate speaks up.
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Hiram Monserrate (Incumbent)
Candidate for City Council District 21
Hiram Monserrate (Incumbent) has pledged to make New York City's parks #1 in the nation.
In 2002, New York City spent only $25 per resident to operate all of its public parks.
Minneapolis spent $134
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