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Editorial: State Parks cuts save 0.05% of budget shortfall

September 3rd, 2009 by Geoff, Executive Director

State Park Closure Action Alert CenterThe Sacramento Bee points out the many problems,  and a few solutions, to the State Parks budget woes:

For starters, the park closures would save only $14 million, or one-twentieth of 1 percent of the $26 billion shortfall the entire budget plan sought to solve. For that relatively tiny amount of money, the state is going to go through, and cause, a tremendous amount of heartache.

Full editorial: Sacramento Bee  State parks are economic engine

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