Economic Impact Pillar Status Update





Engage and align FRPA with local, regional and statewide economic development organizations and agencies to develop a partnership for a statewide economic impact study.

Contacts are currently being identified.


Provide learning opportunities to inform and influence internal and external audiences about the economic impact of parks.

Measuring Our Impact Workshop was offered around the state in 2017.

Engage local, state and federal legislators and the FCCMA and FAC promoting the economic impact message.


Adopt best practices and sustainable and expanded funding models that recognize economic impact.

Best Practices identification and collection is ongoing. The best practice items collected so far are available on the website. Sample Economic Impact studies are available in the Toolkit.

Lead Economic Impact: Kevin Kirwin