For planners and professionals

  • Locate neighborhoods underserved by parks and identify the best locations to invest in new facilities
  • Assess your park system’s strengths and weaknesses
  • Compare your city with others around the country
  • Download our ParkScore white paper
  • Contact us about your city's ParkScore
  • Park Evaluator Tool Site the best location for new parks

Improve your ParkScore

The Trust for Public Land is the nation’s leader in creating parks and gardens, building playgrounds, and protecting natural land in cities. From planning and community engagement to public finance and park design, we provide comprehensive services to help local leaders improve their park systems.

Our services include:

  • Identifying properties for conversion into parks
  • Developing funding sources
  • Acquiring land for parks
  • Designing and developing parks

We also offer comprehensive GIS (Geographic Information Systems) analysis.

Our research and outreach experts help local groups make and present the case for the economic and health benefits of land conservation.

In 40 years of conserving land for people, The Trust for Public Land has built a reputation for expertise and pragmatism. We’re working with communities across the country to ensure that everyone lives within easy walking distance of a well-maintained park.

Contact us.