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Tag: parks and recreation

9 Times ‘Parks and Recreation’ Taught Us How to Get Real About Ethics

Written by Matt Windsor. Republished with permission from UAB Reporter. Imagine you are working in city government and your office receives a wine and cheese basket from a local construction firm. It’s clearly worth more than $25, which is the cutoff for acceptable gifts, but someone opens the basket anyway. What should you do? That question … Continued

Podcast: A 9-year-old talks Parks with Bobbi Nance, Recreation Results

Bobbi Nance President Recreation Results LinkedIn | Twitter Cool things about parks. To celebrate the start of the #ELGLKnope Award contest for the best Park facility in the country we have an interview between Eleanor Wyatt and Bobbi Nance. Eleanor is a 9-year-old that has strong opinions about parks and Bobbi is the President of Recreation … Continued

Podcast: Equity & Innovation in Parks & Recreation

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_tta_tabs][vc_tta_section title=”Apple Podcasts” tab_id=”1469655162102-4f38d228-a736″][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Spotify” tab_id=”1515711504282-1d0de89e-c668″][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Stitcher” tab_id=”1469655433105-29f20855-3aa4″][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Google Play” tab_id=”1469655435153-702cb24f-a9d6″][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”TuneIn” tab_id=”1515711505200-a2bb6338-0224″][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_tabs][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]   Kylie Bayer-Fertterer Equity Coordinator Tualatin Hills Parks & Rec Twitter | LinkedIn Justin Cutler Recreation Services Manager Westminster, CO Twitter | LinkedIn Peter Cosmiano Parks & Rec Director Jasper, AL LinkedIn | Twitter Three Parks and Recreation professionals from across the country … Continued

Job Posting: Parks Maintenance Technician

Parks Maintenance Technician, Pueblo West Metropolitan District Applications will be accepted on-line from July 25, 2017 up to 11 p.m. on August 13, 2017 at the website. Job Summary This position may be scheduled to work Wednesday thru Sunday, day shift. Additionally, it may require holidays. Under the supervision of the Parks Maintenance Crew Leader and Director of Park and Recreation, performs maintenance and … Continued

ELGL Meets Parks & Rec

The Oregon Recreation and Parks Association held its annual conference this week and the ELGL Group of Four got the opportunity to speak. The two sessions covered topics that ELGL is passionate about: Social Media for Public Administrators and Developing Emerging Leaders. #WowORPA ELGL is a huge fan of Parks and Recreation, we love all things Leslie … Continued

ELGL Meets Parks and Recreation at ORPA

The time has finally come for ELGL to make a parks and recreation appearance. It’s not THE Parks and Recreation, instead it’s the Oregon Recreation and Parks Association (ORPA). ELGL has been invited to present at the ORPA Conference in Seaside, Oregon. Not only will conference attendees get one dose of ELGL, they will get two action packed … Continued

Job Opening: Madras Aquatic Center Director

The Board of Directors of the Madras Aquatic Center is looking for a new Director. Here’s the description of the job: “The Director shall serve at the pleasure of the Board of Directors, and shall be the Chief Executive Officer of the Madras Aquatic Center Recreation District.  The Director is responsible for the overall leadership, direction, … Continued

11.10.12 Your Morning Buzz

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljN511Ffrdg&w=560&h=315] Trending Mayor Sam Adams proposes new tax to pay for Portland police reforms – Portland Mayor Sam Adams wants to use a new tax on phone companies to pay for police reforms demanded by the federal Justice Department. Customers who get their land-line phone service from CenturyLink or Frontier, for example, could see their monthly bills rise … Continued

10.12.12 Knope of the Week – US Attorney Amanda Marshall

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SdhLJim5JxI&w=560&h=315]   The 43nd Knope of the Week has been selected after a week long search for the individual(s) or group who has done the most to advance the mission of ELGL. In case you haven’t yet memorized the ELGL mission statement, here it is in its entirety, THE MISSION of the Oregon Emerging Local … Continued

For the Bureaucrat on Your X-Mas List

 Playing with Fire by Scott Lazenby It rains a lot in Trillium, Oregon, but not enough to douse the political, personal and literal fires that surround the man in the hot seat, Ben Cromarty, Trillium’s city manager. A suburb of Portland in the shadow of the snowy Cascades, Trillium has come a long way from … Continued

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