Media Advisory: Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Receives $10,000 Grant from Penguins Foundation for August Wilson Park

Jun 6, 2018 12:17:00 PM by Pittsburgh Parks

The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation donated $10,000 to The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy to help with ongoing improvements at August Wilson Park ...

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Pittsburgh Breaks Top 25 Rankings Among U.S. Parks

May 23, 2018 8:01:00 AM by Pittsburgh Parks

Trust for Public Land’s findings reveal city is ahead of the national average and gaining ground for access to green space.

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Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy and FedEx Ground Volunteers to Plant Trees, Remove Invasive Species in McKinley Park

May 12, 2018 8:46:00 AM by Pittsburgh Parks

WHEN: Friday, May 11 from 9:30 a.m. – 1p.m. (Rain date: May 18, 9:30 a.m. – 1p.m.)

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Frick Environmental Center Achieves Prestigious Living Building Challenge Certification

May 2, 2018 12:38:48 PM by Pittsburgh Parks

Environmental Center is 1ST municipal building free and open to the public to be certified in the country; one of only 21 buildings worldwide

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Media Advisory: Rock Climbers And Mountaineers To Rappel Steep Slopes Of Mount Washington To Remove Litter, Plant Trees

Apr 2, 2018 12:22:00 PM by Pittsburgh Parks

WHEN: Saturday, April 7th  9:00 am – 11am

WHERE: Steep hillsides along Grandview Avenue, Mt. Washington Two Headquarters: Overlook at Grandview...

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Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Names New Leader from Country’s #1 Park System

Dec 6, 2017 7:22:18 PM by Pittsburgh Parks

Top executive of the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board to become President and CEO of the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

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Frick Environmental Center Achieves LEED Platinum Certification

Nov 29, 2017 3:28:17 PM by Pittsburgh Parks

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Facility Awarded Top Designation

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Parks Conservancy Hosts Summer-long All-ages Park Programming In Hill District’s August Wilson Park

Jun 29, 2017 2:00:00 PM by Scott Roller

The Elsie and Henry Hillman Summer Program at August Wilson Park ages 4 through older adults programs Kick off Celebration Saturday, July 8

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Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Founding President, CEO Meg Cheever To Step Down In March 2018

Mar 23, 2017 5:02:53 PM by Scott Roller

After 21 years of leadership and $100 million raised for parks restoration, Meg Cheever will step down as Founding President & CEO of the...

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Eight Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Numbers To Know As 2016 Ends, One For 2017

Dec 1, 2016 3:00:00 PM by Scott Roller

1). 257 is the number of new acres the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy added to their stewardship in 2016.  new alliance with the Mount Washington...

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