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New Theme Parks Project in Dubai to Spark Off Developments in The Area

After Dubai’s two newest theme parks open next year in October, the surrounding area shall develop and lots of retail areas and other commercial ventures shall start. Vinit Shah, an official with Dubai Parks and Resorts, pointed out Orlando (in Florida) as the area that the development would mimic. He said that the area around… Read more »

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Muscat Parks Oases In The Desert

Even if you go to a national park in Muscat at 5 p.m. on Friday, the parking lots shall be almost full. The temperature in Muscat has a habit of going over forty degrees Celsius, and this is what drives a lot of people to the parks. As soon as one enters the parks, the… Read more »

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Support For Increased Taxes For Parks in Minneapolis Higher After End of Recession

A lot of commissioners have been asking for a referendum about propping up parks. And news seems to be good for them since the public is slowly warming up to the idea of increasing property taxes to support parks. The last time the public was surveyed, back in 2009 and during the recession, no one… Read more »

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The Neglect of Massachusetts’ Parks

The parks of Massachusetts were designed by true visionaries such as Charles Eliot and Frederick Law Olmsted. Later, resources were invested into the parks so that they would be maintained properly for the foreseeable future. But now, the loosening commitment of the state government towards parks has engendered a system which is slowly crumbling to… Read more »

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Graffiti Is A No-No in American National Parks

Urbanites can spend their time arguing about the status of graffiti in cities. Is it art? Is it vandalism? Or is it a strange mix of both? However, when we start talking about graffiti in national parks, any argument is out of the question; it is desecration. In the last few years, instances of vandalism… Read more »

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Unused Australian Roads To Be Replaced By Parks

A novel idea has been proposed and will likely be put into practice relatively soon. Melbourne officials have decided to remove roads that operate at less than optimum capacity and replace them with parks. The parks will be linear in nature and will create more space in the interior of the city. Southbank Boulevard will… Read more »

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Recreational Fishing in a Park

Fishing in parks is certainly one of the most enjoyable outdoor activities. It combines sport and exercise with relaxation and nature. It’s a great family activity and is guaranteed to be enjoyed by both the children and the parents. If you decide to book a fishing trip, you certainly won’t regret it. Those who knows… Read more »

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Drone Flyer Tased in National Park

Drone lovers should leave their drones at home when heading to national park if they don’t want to be arrested and tased. Travis Sanders got this treatment a few weeks ago when he decided to take a drone with him to the national park of Hawaii Volcanoes. He wanted to use the drone to take… Read more »

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Councilor Angling to Get Free Sunscreen Placed in Boston Parks

Two months ago, in March, Miami Beach placed 50 dispensers of sunscreen in various public areas such as pools, parks, and in lifeguard stations along the beach. These dispensers are used to deliver free sunscreen. They were installed as a part of an initiative to raise awareness on dangers of UV exposure and prevent skin… Read more »

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Officials Urged to Widen Ban on Camping in Victoria Parks

City Council members of Victoria who were considering a ban on camping in a few small parks are being urged to add even more parks to the list. The four parks where camping was to be banned were selected because of their small size and proximity to residents. In fact, one of the parks, Haegert… Read more »

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    New Theme Parks Project in Dubai to Spark Off Developments in The Area

    After Dubai’s two newest theme parks open next year in October, the surrounding area shall develop and lots of retail areas and other commercial ventures shall start. Vinit Shah, an official with Dubai Parks and Resorts, pointed out Orlando (in Florida) as the area that the development would mimic. He said that the area around… Read more »

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    Muscat Parks Oases In The Desert

    Even if you go to a national park in Muscat at 5 p.m. on Friday, the parking lots shall be almost full. The temperature in Muscat has a habit of going over forty degrees Celsius, and this is what drives a lot of people to the parks. As soon as one enters the parks, the… Read more »

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    Support For Increased Taxes For Parks in Minneapolis Higher After End of Recession

    A lot of commissioners have been asking for a referendum about propping up parks. And news seems to be good for them since the public is slowly warming up to the idea of increasing property taxes to support parks. The last time the public was surveyed, back in 2009 and during the recession, no one… Read more »

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    The Neglect of Massachusetts’ Parks

    The parks of Massachusetts were designed by true visionaries such as Charles Eliot and Frederick Law Olmsted. Later, resources were invested into the parks so that they would be maintained properly for the foreseeable future. But now, the loosening commitment of the state government towards parks has engendered a system which is slowly crumbling to… Read more »

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    Graffiti Is A No-No in American National Parks

    Urbanites can spend their time arguing about the status of graffiti in cities. Is it art? Is it vandalism? Or is it a strange mix of both? However, when we start talking about graffiti in national parks, any argument is out of the question; it is desecration. In the last few years, instances of vandalism… Read more »

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    Unused Australian Roads To Be Replaced By Parks

    A novel idea has been proposed and will likely be put into practice relatively soon. Melbourne officials have decided to remove roads that operate at less than optimum capacity and replace them with parks. The parks will be linear in nature and will create more space in the interior of the city. Southbank Boulevard will… Read more »

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    Recreational Fishing in a Park

    Fishing in parks is certainly one of the most enjoyable outdoor activities. It combines sport and exercise with relaxation and nature. It’s a great family activity and is guaranteed to be enjoyed by both the children and the parents. If you decide to book a fishing trip, you certainly won’t regret it. Those who knows… Read more »

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    Drone Flyer Tased in National Park

    Drone lovers should leave their drones at home when heading to national park if they don’t want to be arrested and tased. Travis Sanders got this treatment a few weeks ago when he decided to take a drone with him to the national park of Hawaii Volcanoes. He wanted to use the drone to take… Read more »

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    Councilor Angling to Get Free Sunscreen Placed in Boston Parks

    Two months ago, in March, Miami Beach placed 50 dispensers of sunscreen in various public areas such as pools, parks, and in lifeguard stations along the beach. These dispensers are used to deliver free sunscreen. They were installed as a part of an initiative to raise awareness on dangers of UV exposure and prevent skin… Read more »

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    Officials Urged to Widen Ban on Camping in Victoria Parks

    City Council members of Victoria who were considering a ban on camping in a few small parks are being urged to add even more parks to the list. The four parks where camping was to be banned were selected because of their small size and proximity to residents. In fact, one of the parks, Haegert… Read more »

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