PRPS COVID Research and Data

Pennsylvanians’ Perceptions of COVID-19 and of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for Local Park and Recreation Services

In August of 2020, PRPS commissioned a study to assess peoples’ use, perceptions, and expectation of local park and recreation services related to COVID-19 and DEI issues in Pennsylvania. The research and its analysis was contracted to Penn State University and was conducted by Professor Andrew Mowen and Samantha Powers.