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MA Budget Plans for Parks & Rec.

This article is more than 13 years old.

In a tight state budget, where would you expect to see Governor Deval Patrick propose cuts? If state parks are on your list, you're on the wrong track.

The budget Patrick will unveil next Wednesday increases actually gives eight percent more funding to the Department of Conservation and Recreation. That fulfills a campaign commitment to Bay State environmentalists.

WBUR's Martha Bebinger reports.

This program aired on January 18, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

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