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Optimal park size per capita

poncho

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Does anyone know of a standard or optimal park acerage per capita for a mid sized town?
 

Lee Nellis

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The National Recreation and Parks Association publishes suggested acreages per 1000 population for different functional types of parks. You should review those. Like any level of service standard, this one needs to be evaluated locally, to reflect the local conditions.
 
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