Kimberly Elementary Schoolyard Update

Kimberly Elementary, a participant in the Atlanta Community Schoolyards initiative, is officially under construction for a updated schoolyard!         The updates include an ADA-accessible walkway, new play equipment, a pavilion, and open lawn.   This means that the surrounding community is one step closer to having access to a park-like space for … Continue Reading →

Public Schools as Public Land

Imagine you’re a kid living in an apartment building in an area of town without access to a park. Where can you go outside to play that’s safe? “If the answer is ‘nowhere,’” says Park Pride’s Executive Director, Michael Halicki, “chances are you’ll just stay inside and play video games. We must do better for these kids, and thinking creatively about our public land is the answer.”