Cornerstone Park (Henderson, Nevada)

Photo: Ron Mader, 2022 Bark (some rights reserved) Henderson, Nevada – Among our favorite city parks: Cornerstone, 1600 Wigwam Parkway (in between Arroyo Grande and Stephanie). The park was a former quarry. Today that land has been converted into ample green spaces, trails, marshes and small lake (big pond). Please don’t feed the birds! Tuesday …

Henderson Parks

Photo: Ron Mader, Discovery Park (Some rights reserved) Parks and recreation in Henderson, Nevada Key LinksParks and RecreationLocationsGeneral InfoOpen Space and Trails PlanUpcoming projects Park reservations (Ramadas para rentar) 702-267-5707 Upcoming EventsMarch 5 Bark in the Park, Cornerstone Dronescityofhenderson.com: Individuals may operate unmanned aircraft (following all applicable rules) only at Amador Vista Park, Cornerstone Park, …

Exploring Mexico City’s Chapultepec Park

Photo: Ron Mader, Cascarita (Some rights reserved) So many Tlálocs! = Tantos Tláloc It is easy to see the sharp contrast between the greenery of Chapultepec Park and the surrounding gray megalopolis. This is one of the most impressive city parks in the world. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/UVc5BYTkcM3bfXKG7 Videos Walk in the park Greener than Green El …

It’s My Park Day in Austin, Texas

Hashtags Austin, Texas – Hashtag: #ItsMyParkDay The biggest city-wide volunteer event for the Austin Parks Foundation and has expanded to a spring and fall event. Each year, thousands of volunteers work to improve parks and greenbelts throughout the city. Look for the Volunteer Here signs. Key [email protected] Questions When is the next #ItsMyParkDay? What ongoing projects …

Dog Park

Photo: Jake and Zoe Dog Park = Park for dogs to exercise, socialize, and play off-leash in a controlled environment under the supervision of their owners HeadlinesThe politics of the dog park – Bloomberg Elsewhere on the Webtpl.org/dogparks2019 Rankings – TPL Examples: Fort Wayne, IndianaFort Wayne, Indiana Examples: Clark County, NevadaDog Parks Examples: Henderson, NevadaHenderson, …

Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve and Nature Center

Photo: Shawn Taylor, Snail Auburn, Alabama – The mission of the Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve is to provide programs, experiences, nature trails and natural habitats for education, study and relaxation for students and citizens of all ages while creating an atmosphere of discovery and stewardship toward our natural world. Since its endowment to the …

Mexico City’s Alameda Park

Photo: Tom Buckley, Policia Charra (Used with permission) Publisher’s note – This feature was last updated in the early 2008. Major update soon. Google Maps Visitors are frequently surprised by the greenery in Alameda Park, one of the finest and most storied city parks in the world. Cottonwood trees (alamos) were planted in the late …

City Parks Design

Photo: Ron Mader, Heritage Park (Some rights reserved) As fans of city parks around the world, we are also curious as to their life cycles – from design to management to potential redesign and renovation. Questions Who designed your favorite city parks? Does the park host or announce continuing meetings with the community? Planeta.com

2019 Heart of the City

Poster Montreal – Park People’s Heart of the City Conference takes place June 12-14. Heart of the City is hosted by Park People (@Park_People ) an independent charity that supports and mobilizes people to help them activate the power of parks to improve quality of life in cities across Canada. Keynote speaker Jerome Dupras is both bassist …