KQED FORUM: Bay Area Parks

KQED Forum

Bay Area Parks in Trouble

Mon, Jun 13, 2011 — 10:00 AM

Recent budget cutbacks around the Bay Area are threatening regional park operations. We check in with East Bay, San Francisco and San Mateo County park officials about the extent of the problems facing our public parks. What concerns do you have about the status of your favorite park?

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • David Holland, assistant county manager, and former head of the county parks department of San Mateo County
  • Pat O’Brien,, general manager emeritus for the East Bay Regional Park District
  • Phillip Ginsburg, general manager for San Francisco Park and Recreation Department

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