Equitable Economic Development Strategies

What You'll Learn

  • Learn about the real estate proximity premium that parks provide.
  • Identify value-capture mechanisms that can fund equity-promoting park programs and development.
  • Examine engagement strategies for community stakeholders to have a voice in park design, programming, and resource allocation.

More Course Details

Cities are good at funding capital projects for parks, but finding sustained operating funding is a challenge. Examine the park proximity premium for adjacency to Guadalupe River Park in San Jose, California. See how its economic benefits can be leveraged to equitable ends, including park funding, affordable housing, and innovation hubs.