Partnering with PittsburghAde to Bring Energy and Hydration to Your Parks

By Julie Jameson | January 14, 2022

Earlier this month, we announced our new and exciting partnership with PittsburghAde, a sports drink created by Pittsburgh legend Franco Harris. PittsburghAde is a super hydration drink mix made to…

Counting Down our Top Five Moments of 2021

By Julie Jameson | December 29, 2021

2021 marked the 25th anniversary of the Parks Conservancy, and it certainly was an unforgettable year for all of us. Though we’re looking forward to another year of park adventures,…

Personalities of Pittsburgh: Catherine Qureshi

By koneill | October 11, 2021

Catherine Qureshi, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy’s president and CEO at the Patricia Rooney Memorial Fountain in Allegheny Commons Park. JIM HARRIS/PBT By Richard Cerilli  –  Associate Editor, Pittsburgh Business Times Catherine Qureshi just took over as…

6 Pittsburgh parks to shine during Parks Conservancy celebration

By Julie Jameson | October 1, 2021

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy has been in the spotlight since the pandemic sparked people’s renewed interest in outdoor recreation. Now the parks are literally going to shine on Friday, Oct.…

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy celebrates 25 years with Making Your Parks Shine

By Julie Jameson | September 28, 2021


Making Your Parks Shine with the Schmidt Family

By Alana Wenk | September 21, 2021

While I am enjoying the space in the middle of the day while the kids are at school — and the kids are so happy to be back with their…

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy’s 25th anniversary shines a light on green spaces

By Julie Jameson | September 20, 2021

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is hosting “Making Your Parks Shine,” an event Oct. 1-2 in six parks with lighting installations such as this created by LUXE Creative, a Pittsburgh event and…

Teachable Moments: Painting with Nature

By Julie Jameson | September 15, 2021

You can make a beautiful painting – with just the materials you find at hand outside! Naturalist educators Amber Stacey and Lydia Konecky from the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy show us…

Dave Ramsey On Giving Back To Our Community and Parks

By Julie Jameson | September 10, 2021

The community can mean so much to all of us. Parks have always been an integral part of my life. It’s a place where we can get together and share…

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Will Celebrate 25 Years By Illuminating City Parks

By Julie Jameson | September 9, 2021

The Conservancy is partnering with LUXE Creative to bring dynamic light installations and block parties to six public parks during the first weekend in October.