Parks & Recreation

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Subject Matter Speakers

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David Barth, PhD

AICP, ASLA, CPRP

Principal, Barth Associates

Dr. David Barth is a registered Landscape Architect, Certified Planner, and Certified Parks and Recreation Professional who specializes in the planning, design, and implementation of the public realm. He is also an expert facilitator and strategic planner.  He has developed parks and recreation system needs assessments and master plans for over 80 communities throughout the United States including Washington, D.C, Miami-Dade County, Norfolk, VA, downtown San Diego, and the City of Raleigh. He has also led the planning and/or design of hundreds of parks and trails including Orange County’s West Orange Trail, Martin County’s Indian Riverside Park, and the City of Kissimmee’s Lakefront Park. He was a co-author of the American Planning Association (APA) publication From Recreation to Re-Creation, as well as a contributor to APA’s Planning and Urban Design Standards for parks and recreation needs assessments. Most recently he authored APA’s Planning Advisory Service Memo Alternatives for Determining Parks and Recreation Levels of Service. Dr. Barth received his PhD in Design, Construction, and Planning from the University of Florida.





Dr. Bonnie J. Sorensen

Picture and Article from the  Daytona Beach News Journal  March 25, 2015

More Information

The City of New Smyrna Beach Leisure Services and Maintenance Operations Departments are seeking input from our residents about parks, sports complex programs and recreational programs. Your input will help shape the Parks and Recreation Coastal Community Resiliency Action Plan for our future. 
The Coastal Community Resiliency Parks & Recreation Session will be held at the Brannon Center on August 21, 2018, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. We will have separate area with kid’s activities during this session so parents and guardians can attend!
CLICK THROUGH TO TAKE THE SURVEY:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/B62HG2J


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Press Release Info
LIVE RADIO INTERVIEW ON WSBB 8.21.18

LIVE RADIO INTERVIEW ON WSBB

TUESDAY AUGUST 14, 2018

8:30 a.m.

Parks & Recreation

Dr. Bonnie J. Sorensen and Dr. David Barth join

Leisure Services Director Nancy Maddox