Governor Charles D. Baker's Budget Recommendation - House 2 Fiscal Year 2017

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2810-0100 - State Parks and Recreation

Account Description FY 2016
FY 2017
House 2
2810-0100 State Parks and Recreation
For the operation of the department's state parks; provided, that funds appropriated in this item shall be used to operate all of the department's parks, parkways, boulevards, roadways, bridges and related appurtenances under the care, custody and control of the division, flood control activities of the department, reservations, campgrounds, beaches and pools and for the oversight of rinks, to protect and manage the division's lands and natural resources, including the forest and parks conservation services and the bureau of forestry development; provided further, that the crossing guards located at department of conservation and recreation intersections shall continue to perform the duties where state police previously performed such duties; provided further, that no funds from this item shall be made available for payment to true seasonal employees; and provided further, that the department may issue grants to public and nonpublic entities from this item
42,379,964 37,378,430

Decreased funding to meet projected need.


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