Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Frances L. Edwards
Equity-Based Resource and Service Allocation, Public Agency Funding Guidelines, Community Services, the City of San José’s Department of Parks, Recreation, and Neighborhood Services (PRNS), the City of San José, Equity-Based Service Framework, Equity Budgeting
The purpose of this research is to examine the literature and public agency practice to understand how public agencies are using equity to allocate funding for services to provide an adequate level of service to stakeholders based on need. The research question is, based on existing research and other governmental agency models, how can the City of San José’s Department of Parks, Recreation, and Neighborhood Services (PRNS) develop guidelines to allocate its resources within an equity-based framework?
Córdova, Patrick, "Equity-Based Resource and Service Allocation for the City of San José’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services" (2020). Master's Projects. 943.