January 2013

The Next Generation of Parks | The Brooklyn Bridge Park, New York

January 23, 2013 by Elizabeth Hixson

Overview At an iconic location along the East River between Manhattan and Brooklyn, the highly anticipated Brooklyn Bridge Park is nearly complete – and already making headlines. Designed to be resilient, its characteristic marshes and soft edges helped Brooklyn Bridge Park survive Hurricane Sandy substantially intact. In fact, sustainability – both financial and environmental –.....

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NEWS | Announcing new board members and Director-External Relations

January 15, 2013 by Janette Law

NEWS RELEASE Tuesday, January 15, 2013 MINNEAPOLIS PARKS FOUNDATION WELCOMES NEW DIRECTOR-EXTERNAL RELATIONS Board of Directors also expands with election of Tene Wells, Shawntera Hardy, Sarah Harris and John D. Herman Minneapolis, Minn. – The Minneapolis Parks Foundation welcomed Janette Aldrich Law this month as the organization’s first Director – External Relations. The position was.....

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