Project Updates: Chicken Hill (McKinley Park) And Four Mile Run Watershed (Including Schenley Park)

March 17, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

This year, we're excited to be collaborating with communities to shape two plans that will have a city-wide stormwater impact through projects in...

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Action Alert: Speak Up For Pittsburgh's Oldest Park

March 10, 2017 by Pittsburgh Parks

Dedicated as public parkland in 1867, Allegheny Commons Park is Pittsburgh's oldest park. Steeped in history, Allegheny Commons serves as a...

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Why Nature Is Good For Mind And Body

March 7, 2017 by Scott Roller

This article originally appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette in the Let's Talk About Parks” series. The series is designed to encourage...

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Recommended Reading For Nature Nerds: A List

February 24, 2017 by Pittsburgh Parks

Whether you're the curl-up-with-a-good-book-on-a-rainy-day type or the kick-off-your-shoes-and-read-in-the-park type, we have some great reads for...

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How To Keep Your Own Backyard Bird Feeder

February 17, 2017 by Mike Cornell

Bird's been the word lately at the Frick Environmental Center. Each month, our public events and programs carry a common theme. This month, we're...

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PWSA's Precautionary Water Advisory Is Part Of A Bigger Water Story

February 1, 2017 by Pittsburgh Parks

Tuesday evening, Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) issued a precautionary water advisory to tens of thousands of city ratepayers,...

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Action Alert: Speak Up For Green Infrastructure, Support The Green First Plan

January 26, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

Right now, your two cents could shape the future of Pittsburgh. 

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Let's Talk About Parks: Winter Coats

January 12, 2017 by Scott Roller

The “Let’s Talk About Parks” series is designed to encourage exploration and discovery of Pittsburgh’s urban parks.

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Snow What If It's Cold Out? 5 Ways To Enjoy Your Parks In Winter

January 6, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

Friends, there are lots of chilly days ahead. But with so many ways to enjoy your parks in winter, we hope you'll join us outdoors. Trust us, the...

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