# Department of Park and Recreation

DPR provides a wide range of recreational activities to individuals and groups of all ages throughout the District of Columbia, including aquatics, athletics, fitness, urban camps, therapeutic recreation, environmental education, and food and nutrition programs.

To offer such diversified activities and services, DPR promotes recreation and leisure at approximately 1,000 acres of parkland, 73 recreation and community centers, 38 aquatic facilities, and several additional recreational facilities including playgrounds, athletic fields, and play courts.


website: https://dpr.dc.gov
CY_budget: $50,005,880
budget_percent: 0.42%
budget_per_capita: $75.88
program_outcome: Learning Enhancement
program_category: Education
service: Culture and Recreation
twitter: https://twitter.com/dcdpr
UN_Sustainable_Development_Goals: Goal 11 Sustainable Cities and Communities
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Location: Washington_DC



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christina on March 8, 2018, 3:41 a.m.

I like the fact that DC has many parks and community centers. However, I don't think that it is always well maintained.

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