Award Date

7-17-2006

Degree Type

Capstone

Degree Name

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Department

Public Administration

First Committee Member

Christopher Stream, Chair

Number of Pages

17

Abstract

As our primary assignment in PUA 791 (Topics in Administration), the following report has been prepared. It includes an examination of the current policies governing the programs offered by the Clark County Parks and Recreation Department as well as a comparison (benchmark) of two similar metropolitan areas. The following analysis was completed during the months of February thru July, 2006. It consisted of a series of interviews with Recreation Department managers from various agencies as well as information gathered from Management of Park and Recreation Text, 2005 and CAPRA (Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies).

Keywords

Arizona – Phoenix; Clark County (Nev.). Parks and Recreation Department; County services; Henderson (Nev.). Parks and Recreation Department; Local government; Nevada – Clark county; Nevada – Henderson; Parks — Interpretive programs; Phoenix (Ariz.). Parks and Recreation Department

Disciplines

Other Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration | Public Administration | Recreation, Parks and Tourism Administration

Language

English

Comments

Appendixes attached

Appendices.pdf (299 kB)
AppendixA.pdf (3109 kB)
AppendixB.pdf (34487 kB)
AppendixC.pdf (672 kB)
AppendixD.pdf (640 kB)
AppendixE.pdf (668 kB)
AppendixF.pdf (23340 kB)
AppendixG.pdf (5995 kB)