What's in Bloom - April 2013

April 16, 2013 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Winter may be holding on with every last breath, but signs of spring are popping up all over Pittsburgh's parks. It's time for our monthly What's...

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Not Your Average Garden – Riverview Park’s New Knot Garden

October 19, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff

While strolling through the entry garden at Riverview Park, some may have noticed a new addition to the area. An herbal knot garden now occupies...

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What's in Bloom - September 2012

September 27, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Fall is coaxing its way in and football weather is upon us. The annual closet exchange from breezy summer clothes to cozy winter attire is...

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What's in Bloom - August 2012

August 15, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff

When did it get to be August already? Summer may be flying by and have you itching for fall colors, but there are still plenty of summer flowers...

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Pittsburgh's Central Fire - Finding Common Ground through the World's Green Spaces

July 30, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff

As crowds of people slowly began filing into the Lighthouse at Chelsea Pier in New York City for the kick-off of the Greater & Greener...

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High School EcoStewards - a hike with City High

July 13, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff
City High students made a game to quiz their peers
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A City Boy Grows Up in the Country - Riverview Park, My Back Yard (1950-1967)

June 22, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff

David D. Erskine grew up in the Charlotte Apartments on Riverview Ave. He is a retired Project Engineer from BAM International in Butler Country,...

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What's In Bloom - June 2012

June 8, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy gardener, Angela Masters has been busy adding splashes of color to our City parks. With the weather warming up, now...

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Give Me Shelter: Riverview Park Evolves

February 9, 2011 by Melissa McMasters

Since I have fun compiling them and it seems like you folks have fun reading them, today it’s time for another history post. This time we’re...

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Leaf-Peep Show

November 9, 2010 by Melissa McMasters

Now that the leaves are starting to crackle under our feet more than sparkle on the trees, I thought it was time for a retrospective of some of...

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