The Pagosa Springs Community Development Corporation proposes a Town Recreation Center during a community conversation, which will depict a new grassroots, community approach to community and economic development.
The project has both the community and Town Council back up the initiative to let the town voters decide for themselves with a simple up or down vote. The community conversation featured also presented the anticipated economic impacts of the project.
Programs that develop, maintain, and make available a variety of recreational facilities such as athletic fields and courts, gymnasiums, swimming facilities & public lockers. Athletic Fields; Gymnasiums; Picnic Grounds; Playgrounds
Federal Programs Related to - Community Development, General/Other
Programs that focus broadly on strengthening, unifying and building the economic, cultural, educational and social services of a community or neighborhood and improving the quality of life for all. Community Building; Community Capacity Building; Community Development and Improvement; Community Development Block Grants; Healthy Communities Community Economic Development Programs that provide technical assistance and funds to help communities retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses. Business Growth; Business Loans; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Real Estate Organizations; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Transfer of Technology; Urban Enterprise Zones
Nobel Peace Prize winner, founder of Grameen Bank and chairman, Muhammad Yunus, writes about happiness: That happiness comes from many sources, not as the current economic framework assumes, just from making money.
Recreation Center Project Represents Community Approach to Economic Development