How Green Infrastructure In Parks Can Lead To Community Empowerment

May 18, 2017 by A Parks Pal

This article previously appeared on MeetingoftheMinds.org and is reprinted with permission.

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New Mellon Park Urns Replicated From Historic Black-And-White Photos

May 11, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

Visitors to Mellon Park's exquisite Walled Garden will now be greeted by four grand urns that harken back to the original design of the garden.

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Nature In Your Neighborhood: Birding Opportunities In Homewood

May 5, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

Have you ever considered your neighborhood a part of nature?

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Why Earth Needs Its Day: Celebrating Earth Day In Pittsburgh's Parks

April 21, 2017 by Scott Roller

Our spinning planet dazzles us with endless levels of amazement each and every day.

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You Showed Overwhelming Support For Pittsburgh's Oldest Park

April 13, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

When we put out a call to action for Pittsburgh's oldest park, we couldn't have known the response that we would receive.

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A Legacy Made: Celebrating Parks Conservancy Founding President, CEO Meg Cheever

March 31, 2017 by Pittsburgh Parks

After 20 years of restoring and improving Pittsburgh's greenspaces, Parks Conservancy Founding President & CEO Meg Cheever has announced that she...

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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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