Adopt-A-Park Featured Park: Lott Pocket Park

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Lott Pocket Park: Park Size Does Not Matter Located on a block of land between Catalpa, Curve, Olive, and Branch streets, Lott Pocket Park shows that park size does not matter. While Lott Pocket Park may be small, it is mighty with amenities that make it a popular spot in the community. One of the main attractions of the park is …

Great Grants! Rosewood Park

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The SHADE Project is a local non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention of skin cancer through education, outreach and building shade structures where children play. The group completed its first shade structure at Rosewood Park this year and has plans to complete more in the future. Kids who play at the Rosewood splash pad will now be safer! The SHADE …

Photos from Sat Copperfield & Tarrytown Park workdays

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Alice from Copperfield Nature Trails and Elizabeth from Tarrytown Park sent us their photo albums from their successful (and chilly) Saturday morning volunteer workdays.  Volunteers at Copperfield (photos here) worked on blazing another portion of their trail while volunteers at Tarrytown planted trees (photos here)  with help from the Parks Dept Forestry team.  Congrats to both groups on very successful workdays.

12 days of Copperfield (Nature Trail)

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On the twelve days of Copperfield, our greenbelt gave to thee… Twelve Trail Markers Eleven Group Meetings Ten Shropshire cleanups Nine Trail Workdays Eight rolls of landscape cloth Seven bottles of Ivy Block Six illegal pot plants Five steroid shots! (for the ivy rash) Four tons of litter Three trail tours Two car doors And a pile of clothing under …