Peter Harnik will challenge Nashville to take it's "It City" status into the realm of parks. Peter is the nation's leading voice on best practices in parks and has dedicated his career to sharing these good ideas. As an advisor on Metro Parks' Plan to Play master planning process, Peter will discuss the successful strategies key to a park and greenway system that is world class and uniquely Nashville.
Doors will open at 11:30am and the presentation will begin at 12pm.
Food and beverages may be purchased at The Frist Café and enjoyed inside the Auditorium.
About the Speaker:
Peter Harnik serves as Director of the Trust for Public Land's Center for City Park Excellence and co-founder of the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy. Mr. Harnik originated ParkScore and has written numerous books including Urban Green: Innovative Parks for Resurgent Cities, which was named on of the five best books of the year by ASLA in 2010.