Boston College Citizen Seminar: October 6, 2010
sponsored by the chief executives' club of boston
Great Parks = Vibrant Cities: Keeping Them Healthy in Hard Times
Looking to the future of city parks
Elected and government officials, opinion leaders and park advocates came together at the Boston Public Library Wednesday for "Great Parks = Vibrant Cities: Keeping Them Healthy in Hard Times" - a discussion on innovative solutions for the challenges now facing urban parks.
At right, Peter L. Rollins, President, Chief Executives' Club of Boston.
As part of its 40th anniversary celebration, the Friends of the Public Garden sponsored the event with Primary Sponsor Boston College Citizen Seminars in association with the City of Boston Parks and Recreation Department.
Former Gov. Michael Dukakis moderated the discussion as prominent park leaders from across the country shared their best practices for improving urban parks and green spaces.
The Back Bay Sun, October 12, 2010