Featured Data and Research
The 2016 Report Card on Parks
The 2016 Report Card on Parks
Spotlight on Community Parks Initiative zones.
The 2015 Report Card on Beaches
The 2015 Report Card on Beaches
The first assessment of beaches since Hurricane Sandy finds overall progress with wide variations in beach quality, and issues six recommendations.
City Council District Profiles
City Council District Profiles
Comprehensive information about open space resources, with rankings for each district.
How Can I Improve My Park?
How Can I Improve My Park?
How to get funding for local park improvements.
Clean & Green
Clean & Green
This easy-to-understand guide answers the question, Who takes care of our parks?
¿Como Puedo Mejorar mi Parque?
¿Como Puedo Mejorar mi Parque?
Esta reporte está diseñado para ayudar a los defensores del parque navegar el proceso complicado para lograr fondos para mejoras de parques locales.
Webinar - Going On the Record
How to present testimony at a City Council hearing
Who Represents Me? Demystifying the City Council
Who Represents Me? Demystifying the City Council
Find out what City Council district you live in, who your council member is, and how you can work with them to improve your local open spaces.
Measuring Neighborhood Park Use
This guide helps city residents measure how people use neighborhood parks, to effectively make the case for change with local decision makers.
Improve Your Park Quick Guide
Improve Your Park Quick Guide
A quick guide to NY4P and other citywide resources to kick off your advocacy.