2008 MASLA Honor Award for Planning and Research
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Saint Paul's strategic goal is to be "The Most Livable City in America." The primary intent of this Vision Plan is to make sure that parks and recreation helps the City attain that goal. The Vision Plan focuses on how to create active lifestyles, vibrant places and a vital environment by responding creatively to change, innovating with every decision, and connecting the entire City. Two important over-arching elements of the vision plan are connectivity and access. An assessment of the current park system, an overview of recreation trends, a definition of six goals, a listing of initiatives and actions that will help attain those goals, and a suite of tools designed to help implement the Plan was produced to aid Saint Paul towards its goal of an integrated