Overton Park Conservancy periodically publishes a newsletter to provide updates on park initiatives. Each issue is archived in PDF format here. If you’d like to receive this newsletter in the mail, please let us know!
Updates on all the research projects taking place in the Old Forest; the new gateway entrances are beginning to sprout up; introducing the Canopy giving society
Learn what it REALLY takes to manage a park day to day; meet Andrew and Rose, our new Visitor Services Coordinators; take a deep dive into the Old Forest with our new online field guide
Developing a new mobility plan for the park; ramping up the Overton Park Community Farmers Market; Roots program launches; studying tree cores in the Old Forest
Old Forest entry portals; new solutions to reduce overflow parking; research and trail improvements in the Old Forest; meet our new Director of Development
Bike Gate opens to the public; improvements to park entrances and access points; the results of the latest Speak Up survey; dog park do’s and don’ts; meet our new Director of Operations
Speak Up survey launches; an update on the new bike/ped plaza; photos from our first Day of Merrymaking festival
Rainbow Lake Playground construction update; attacking privet in the Old Forest; Team Overton Park volunteer program launches; Overton Park Stories program compiles tales of the park