Parks & Open Space
What's in the toolbox?
Protecting and expanding your community’s open space and parks to keep up with increasing demands of surging regional population growth has become very hard to manage financially. There are urgent benefits and economic value for protecting the open space and parks that we need. Hear from a panel of experienced practitioners, planners, developers and non-profits about some important, non-traditional tools that are proving successful to sustaining and expanding open space and park land in our communities’ today.
Gary Hawkins, Hawkins Partners
Jenny Park, Tennessee State Director, Trust for Public Land
Tim Netsch, Metro Parks
Tom Turner, Nashville Downtown Partnership
Jeff Haynes, Boyle Development