Not In My Backyard (NIMBY)

“Not in my backyard.” This phrase rears its ugly head so often that our profession has started referring to it simply by the acronym NIMBY – understood by one and all as the description of those vociferous neighborhood groups that strenuously object to the development of parks next to or close to residential homes. As you might suspect, the greater the number of active recreation components within the proposed park, the more NIMBY resistance encountered. This phenomenon is particularly curious …


This content is reserved for Insiders – readers who subscribe to
PRB (Parks & Rec Business) or Camp Business magazines.

Click here to log in or subscribe
for FREE and receive a FREE Insider account.

For questions or help logging in, call 866-444-4216. Office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, Eastern Standard

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


HTML tags are not allowed.