Julian Hamer

Morris Park: A Green Urban Playground for Nature Lovers

Morris Park: A Green Urban Playground for Nature Lovers

Dan Gasiewski, long term resident of the Overbrook Farms and executive director of Friends of Morris Park, remembers the days when the meadowlands entrance to Morris Park, at the corners of 66th Street and Woodcrest Avenue, used to be full of litter left by local residents. In 2004, Gasiewski founded the Friends of Morris Park […]

 By Adam Clark, Eraena Fraites and Keisha Gilkes

Carroll Park: Neighborhoods Map Their Way to Community Transformation

Carroll Park: Neighborhoods Map Their Way to Community Transformation

[vimeo 61009342] Residents of Haddington, Morris Park, Cathedral Park and Carroll Park met last week as part of a community outreach program initiative to discuss the state of their communities. HMC2 , a local organization which bridges together the four neighborhoods, facilitated the monthly meeting. At each meeting, held on the fourth Thursday of the month, […]