Monthly Archives: November 2012

Dekalb County Released Schedule for Park Upgrades

From Revonda Moody of Dekalb County Parks & Recreation: “Here are the updates, as best I can forecast, some items are still in the hands of purchasing/contracting 1. PARKING LOT vendor selected (HEH Paving) tentatively scheduled to start 12/3/12 status … Continue reading

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Parks add Value & Sense of Community Pride

“Well-maintained parks promote community engagement and civic pride. Neighborhood parks attract and connect individuals of all ages and ethnic backgrounds who share a vision for the betterment of their surroundings. Neglected public spaces can become vital community assets when residents, … Continue reading

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Briarwood Park Clean-up Day

Friends of Briarwood Park will be hosting another clean-up day Saturday, Dec. 1st from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Bring your tools of destruction such as pruners, clippers, saws, gloves, etc. We will continue our focus on  undergrowth in the … Continue reading

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Winter Break Day Camp

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Cities Can Have Health Promoting Park Systems Through Beauty and Great Design (by Peter Harnik)

To promote physical activity and mental development, parks need great playgrounds. To make trails and walkways welcoming, parks need excellent horticulture. To lure tourists and other first-time visitors, parks need art, visual excitement‚ and high-quality workmanship. To make all users … Continue reading

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What Makes a Good Park Great ?

Shade: Lots of shade is one of the most important aspects of a Park. Plenty of shade makes for a cooler and longer stay at the Park and helps protect the little ones from too much sun. Briarwood Park has … Continue reading

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City of Brookhaven Election

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Friends of Briarwood Park Meeting

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City of Brookhaven Candidate Fair

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