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Louisville lands low on list of 75 major cities ranked by quality of parks

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville's parks take 72nd place out of 75 major cities, according to what's dubbed the ParkScore Index.

The Trust for Public Land puts out the list, on which Louisville earned high marks for park size

However, the city did not score well on park access.

According to the group, only 33 percent of people living in Louisville are within a 10 minute walk of a park.

ParkScores are based on walking distance, park size, facilities and amenities.

Minneapolis and St. Paul tied for the number one spot.

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