Guest Host: Susan Page

Urban neighborhoods across the country are taking a second look at the community-building potential of their parks. A panel talks about why some urban parks work, why some don’t, and how ordinary citizens can make all the difference.

Guests

  • Kathy Madden vice president of Project for Public Spaces and director of the Urban Parks Institute
  • Steve Coleman executive director of Washington Parks and People
  • Peggy Stansbury coordinator for the "Great Urban Parks: Sustaining the Legacy" Conference and chair of the Baltimore Conservatory Association

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Friday News Roundup – International

Friday, Feb 05 2016The U.N. suspends Syrian peace talks until late this month. The U.S. plans to quadruple military spending in Europe as a signal to Russia. And American officials express concern about ISIS in Libya. A panel of journalists joins guest host Tom Gjelten for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Friday News Roundup – Domestic

Friday, Feb 05 2016As the New Hampshire primary looms, Republicans brawl over tactics used in the Iowa caucuses. The F.B.I. joins the Flint drinking water investigation. And President Obama calls for religious tolerance at his first mosque visit. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.