Monthly Park Meeting

Join Park Pride on the second Thursday of every month at 7:30am as community leaders and park advocates from throughout Atlanta and DeKalb come together for education, networking and strategy for advancing the parks movement.

Monthly Park Meeting

Join Park Pride on the second Thursday of every month at 7:30am as community leaders and park advocates from throughout Atlanta and DeKalb come together for education, networking and strategy for advancing the parks movement.

Become a Park Advocate: Perspective from Esther Stokes

Park Pride Board Member – Esther Stokes Advocacy Committee Chair Years involved with Park Pride: 10 Neighborhood Parks: Piedmont Park and Brookwood Hills Park As chair of Park Pride’s Advocacy Committee, I believe that all Atlantans in all neighborhoods should have access to quality parks. Advocating for our parks is important work because (1) Atlanta … Continue Reading →

Advocating for Greenspace

A message from Park Pride’s Executive Director, Michael Halicki: Atlanta’s City Council Budget Briefing on parks a few weeks back was called to order with these words: “Next up, we have Parks and Recreation, the only department that has its own cheering section. Thanks for being here, Park Pride.” A cluster of attendees wearing “I … Continue Reading →

Show Our Strength & Stand Up for Park Land!

Special guest post by Park Pride’s Executive Director, Michael Halicki:   Attention Park Advocates, This message is an “all hands on deck” alert for those who care about parks and greenspace! The Georgia Legacy is a coalition comprised of The Trust for Public Land, The Nature Conservancy, the Georgia Conservancy, the Georgia Wildlife Federation, The … Continue Reading →