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Do you know of a Transportation Enhancement Program funded project worth praise?

The National Transportation Alternatives Clearinghouse (NTAC) is an educational service dealing with projects falling under the Transportation Alternatives criteria for federal funding. The organization seeks project nominations for their Certificate of Excellence Program, a new program that functions to acknowledge … Continue reading

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Parks & Trails New York seeks nominations for 2013 Park & Trail Recognition Awards

Parks & Trails New York is seeking nominations for its 2013 Park & Trail Recognition Awards.  The awards recognize the leadership, creativity, and donation of time, talent, and materials behind many of New York’s parks and trails. Awards will be … Continue reading

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Do you know a park hero?

Calling all people working to promote the role of parks and public lands in contributing to people’s physical and mental health, and social well-being. The National Park Service’s (NPS) Healthy Parks Healthy People Program has announced the establishment of the NPS … Continue reading

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Deadline Extended for National Trails Awards: Nov 30!

American Trails has extended the National Trails Awards deadline to give you additional time to finish your nomination(s)! Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to recognize volunteers, professionals, and other leaders who are working to create a national system of trails … Continue reading

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Saratoga County’s Zim Smith Trail among 54 recognized

Nearly 1,400 miles of trails have been added to the National Trails System, according to a press release from the National Park Service. Spanning 23 states, the land and water trails provide opportunities for communities to connect to the great … Continue reading

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Nominate an outdoor hero, net $5,000 for their cause

L.L.Bean has launched the Outdoor Hero Award program. Selected heroes will receive a $500 L.L.Bean Gift Card and a commemorative award. A $5,000 contribution will be made in his or her name to the organization associated with the nomination. The heroes’ … Continue reading

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