Atlanta's Selena Butler Park Re-opens As a community gathers to celebrate hope and heritage

Hannan, Maureen
December 2011
Parks & Recreation;Dec2011, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p57
The article reports on the re-opening of the Selena Butler Park in Atlanta, Georgia on November 2, 2011. Trish O'Connell, vice president of the Atlanta Housing Authority notes the role of community participation in promoting public housing and park sustainability during the National Recreation and Park Association's (NRPA)'s 2011 Congress and Exposition panel discussion. Moreover, it explores the changes made by NRPA at Selena Butler Park including the full-featured playground and plaza.


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