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Growing pains mark parks partnerships

Jay Gamel, reporting for the Kenwood Press, writes that uncertainty, objectives and habits all play a part in daily operations: California’s state park system is under scrutiny by an independent commission tasked to revamp the entire system by 2015. As part of this process, the Parks Forward Commission has held 10 public workshops throughout the state, …

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State Park and Recreation Commission and Parks Forward to host public workshops

The State Park and Recreation Commission, in conjunction with the Parks Forward Initiative, is conducting public workshops throughout the state during September and October 2013. The workshops are being conducted to gather new ideas on how to improve efficiency, create financial sustainability, and better leverage partnerships within California State Parks. All of the meetings are webcast live on www.cal-span.org and archived on …

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California State Parks launches Parks Forward Commission

Press release from the California State Parks: California Natural Resources Agency, California State Park Officials Announce Sweeping New “Parks Forward” Initiative New Commission Created to Transform California’s State Parks System  SACRAMENTO , CA (Mon. June 3, 2013).–California Secretary of Natural Resources John Laird and California State Parks Director Major General Anthony L. Jackson, USMC (Ret.), …

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