Articles by Rich Dolesh

About Rich Dolesh

Richard Dolesh is the Vice President for Strategic Initiatives at the National Recreation and Park Association, the national non-profit organization representing public parks and recreation in America. Rich worked 30 years in parks and natural resource management at the local and state level in Maryland prior to coming to NRPA where he has served as the Chief of Public Policy and Vice-President for Conservation.

How Green Infrastructure in Parks Can Lead to Community Empowerment

Green infrastructure stormwater management has been become a preferred alternative to traditional approaches to controlling stormwater in many urban communities. The many environmental and economic benefits such projects achieve are proving the value of green over...