NYC Department of Parks and Recreation

August 28, 2012, 7am PDT
A law passed unanimously by New York's City Council just four years ago requiring the Department of Parks and Recreation to document "how much money was flowing into different parks across the city" is being neglected, reveals Jacob Hodes.
The New York Times
June 18, 2012, 2pm PDT
After a decade overseeing a historic expansion of the city's park system, New York City's longtime parks commissioner Adrian Benepe has announced he's stepping down, reports David W. Chen.
The New York Times