Local Parks

Local parks help improve our quality of life. DCNR provides technical and financial assistance to communities to assist with park development and create better places for their citizens. Learn more about local parks here. 


Local Parks Validation Tool

Do we have your local park?  Help DCNR confirm information about your local parks.


Local Parks Validation Tool
User Guide

User guide that will help you navigate through the local park validation tool.



PA Local Parks Project

Local Park Mapping Project background.


Find a DCNR Grant Project by County

Community Conservation Partnerships Program Grants Reports



Green and Playful

The DCNR Bureau of Recreation and Conservation is a strong proponent of green/sustainable parks and communities. The links above are designed to help communities develop green parks and sustainable practices.