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Park-Use Behaviors and a Pilot Park-Use Promotion Program in Minneapolis : Implications for Addressing Health Inequities

@inproceedings{Fan2013ParkUseBA,
  title={Park-Use Behaviors and a Pilot Park-Use Promotion Program in Minneapolis : Implications for Addressing Health Inequities},
  author={Yingling Fan and Simone A. French and Kirti V. Das},
  year={2013}
}
Abstract: Partnering with the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board, the authors implemented a pilot park-use promotion program in summer 2011 in three low-income, culturally diverse neighborhoods in Minneapolis. The program was designed to encourage park use through active information sharing and incentive mechanisms. Along with the program, the authors conducted baseline and follow-up resident surveys in the neighborhoods to examine demographic differences in park-use patterns and… Expand

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