Oklahoman Published: May 28, 2012
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By the numbers

Best public park systems

1. San Francisco

2. Sacramento, Calif.

3. Boston (tie)

3. New York (tie)

5. Washington

6. Portland, Ore.

7. Virginia Beach, Va.

8. San Diego

9. Seattle

10. Philadelphia

Worst public park systems

31. Tucson, Ariz. (tie)

31. Memphis, Tenn. (tie)

33. Oklahoma City

34. Jacksonville, Fla.

35. San Antonio

36. Indianapolis (tie)

36. Mesa, Ariz. (tie)

38. Louisville, Ky.

39. Charlotte, N.C.

40. Fresno, Calif.

For more information, go online to http://ParkScore.TPL.org.

Source: Trust for Public Land's ParkScore Rankings, a survey of the 40 largest U.S. cities.