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Blog: Would the real stars of Parks & Recreation please stand up!
Posted Date: 11/26/2012 9:30 AM

By David Schmitz, Parks & Recreation Director

“Is College Station Parks & Recreation anything like the Parks & Recreation television show?” 

If I had a dollar for every time I’ve been asked that question, I’d be retired and laying on a sandy beach in the Caribbean. Many of the popular program’s funny scenarios are based on the day-to-day operations of a typical parks and recreation department. The only major difference is how a real parks staff deals with our problems: We have to follow the rules!

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