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CITY OF BROOKHAVEN AND PARKS AND RECREATION DEPT. HOLD MEETING ON PARKS MASTER PLAN

The City of Brookhaven and the Parks and Recreation Dept will be holding two identical and simultaneous meetings tonight, April 14th at 6:30 PM. One will be held at Briarwood Park and the other at Oglethorpe Univ. in Lupton Hall. … Continue reading

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BRIARWOOD PARK CONSERVANCY MEET AND GREET !!

The Briarwood Park Conservancy will be holding its monthly meeting this coming Tuesday, April 1st at the Forest Patio Pavilion located in the center of the Park. After a brief meeting, updating recent developments and future endeavors, we will be … Continue reading

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Little Free Library Unveiled at Briarwood Park

From the Brookhaven Reporter……………..   ‘Little library’ offers kids books at the park Arwen Coy, 9, takes a peek into the “little free library” unveiled at Briarwood Park on Jan. 16. The Cross Keys Foundation, a public charity that supports … Continue reading

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“Little Free Library” to be unveiled @ Briarwood Park

Thursday, January 16th the first of many “Little Free Libraries” to be installed throughout the City of Brookhaven will  be unveiled at a ceremony 3:30 pm at Briarwood Park.  The Libraries were envisioned by Kim Gokce President of the Cross … Continue reading

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Side Walk installation at Briarwood Park

Today, December 17th 2013 is the one year birthday for the City of Brookhaven. A lot has been accomplished during this start-up year for the City from electing a Mayor and City Council  and establishing City Government to forming a … Continue reading

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Brookhaven Announces New Parks Director

From the Brookhaven Post : Brookhaven, GA – According to the city, Brookhaven’s new Director of Parks and Recreation will begin work in January. His name is Ray Holloway, from Clinton, Mississippi. According to Holloway’s LinkedIn profile, he has been the Director … Continue reading

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Briarwood Park Side-Walk and Entrance Rendering

Here is an architectural rendering of what the Briarwood Park Conservancy  envisions the soon to be new side-walk from Drew Valley  all along Briarwood Way leading up to the entrance to Briarwood Park to someday look like. The sidewalk is … Continue reading

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Friends of Briarwood Park becoming Briarwood Park Conservancy

The Friends of Briarwood Park voted unanimously at our November meeting to change the name of our organization to the Briarwood Park Conservancy in a first step towards tax exempt status. We have submitted our charter/by-laws to and have been … Continue reading

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Brookhaven Parks get a splash of winter color !!

Recently, a lot has been happening not only at Briarwood Park but all of the Parks within Brookhaven in general. This past weekend District one Council Woman Rebecca Chase- Williams, championed an event at all of the Parks to do … Continue reading

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Brookhaven Sidewalk and Parks Improvements to begin before year’s end

By Melissa Weinman Brookhaven Reporter Brookhaven has set aside funds to begin improvements to the city’s parks and sidewalks before the end of the year. City Manager Marie Garrett told City Council Oct. 22 that there is $400,000 to be … Continue reading

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