Transforming Philadelphia’s Schoolyards
Design Guide Release | Panel Discussion | Resource Fair
Join the Philadelphia Water Department and the Community Design Collaborative for the release of Transforming Philadelphia’s Schoolyards, a new design guide presenting case studies, great ideas, and advice to support the greening of schoolyards in Philadelphia. We will celebrate the guide's release with a panel discussion featuring the leaders of three successful schoolyard makeovers, a green schoolyards resource fair, and opening remarks by William R. Hite. Jr., Superintendent of the School District of Philadelphia, and Howard Neukrug, Commissioner of the Philadelphia Water Department.
Reception & resource fair at 5:30pm, followed by program at 6:00pm.
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Community Design Collaborative
The Community Design Collaborative provides pro bono preliminary design services to nonprofit organizations in greater Philadelphia, offers engaging volunteer opportunities to design professionals, and raises awareness about the importance of design in revitalizing communities. www.cdesignc.org