A Citywide Network of People Who Champion Urban Greenspace
We are park-connected groups and individuals who care about a healthy and vibrant city. Join us.
Our most recent event...
Fall Parks Forum: Innovation & Inclusivity
Saturday October 28, 2017 from 8am-12:30pm
Location: The Great Hall of the Codman Square Health Center,
6 Norfolk St Dorchester 02124
Thank you to the Solomon Foundation for supporting this event.
~ Breakfast & mingling ~
Welcome & introductions
Part I: Overview of City Parks
Presentation by Boston Parks & Recreation Department Commissioner Chris Cook and Chief Landscape Architect Liza Meyer
~ Break ~
Part II: How art and programming are transforming outdoor public spaces
Panel: Representatives from Franklin Park Coalition, Friends of the Public Garden, Titus Sparrow Park
Part III: Advocacy Break-out Sessions
A) Community Preservation Act
B) State parks funding
C) City parks funding