Restoring Parks, Creating Jobs 

How Infrastructure Restoration in the National Park System Can Create or Support Jobs

The National Park Service (NPS) manages and protects over 400 units nationwide including: wild landscapes, cultural and historical sites, urban areas, waterfronts, battlefields, cemeteries, trail systems, and parkways that preserve and interpret significant pieces of America’s history.

Research conducted by Cadmus for The Pew Charitable Trusts, detailed in this report, has found that 110,169 jobs could be created or supported by investing in infrastructure and preservation projects that are on NPS’ complete deferred maintenance list.


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