Category Archives: Parks for People

Looking to the Future in a New Newark Park

Posted on by Michelle Knapik

In today’s blog entries, we are bringing you two interconnected and moving stories from Tuesday’s field day in Newark. The first from Michelle Knapik and the second from David Grant. Michelle Knapik, Environment Program Director Jesse Allen Park burst onto … Continue reading

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Searing Heat, Soaring Spirits and a Newark Park to Behold

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Michelle Knapik, Environment Program Director Choosing a starting place for the story of the opening of Nat Turner Park, the largest City-owned park in Newark, is challenging. This is a rich, multi-layered story, filled with numerous champions, diverse entry points … Continue reading

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