Save Money, Save Parks: P3 Strategies for Reducing Parks & Recreation Subsidies

Includes a Live Event on 06/17/2021 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

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In today’s near post-COVID reality, government budgets are stretched further than ever. Though they bring numerous social, economic, and health -related benefits to our communities, they are often first to cut in budgets and last to recover. In this session, discover innovative P3 (public-private-partnership) solutions to reducing government subsidy to parks and recreation facilities, programs, and staff. Our panelists will discuss real-world examples and financial results for optimizing existing assets, outsourcing operations, and creative activation to drive cost recovery. They will cover:

  • Strategies to evaluating and optimizing facility performance
  • How outsourcing facility operations works
  • Financial Benchmarks for various facilities
  • Creative parks and recreation activation to drive revenue/cost recovery
  • Real-world P3 Examples in Parks and Recreation

ICMA Practice Areas: [7] Strategic Planning; [10] Service Delivery; [12] Financial Management and Budgeting


06/17/2021 at 1:00 PM (EDT)   |  90 minutes
06/17/2021 at 1:00 PM (EDT)   |  90 minutes
Evaluation Survey
15 Questions
1.50 ICMA CE credits  |  Certificate available
1.50 ICMA CE credits  |  Certificate available