Press Release Archive

PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY AND COMMONPLACE COFFEE TEAM UP TO CELEBRATE THE CITY’S OLDEST PARK

March 19, 2024

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: James Snow Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy 412.682.7275 ext. 220 jsnow@pittsburghparks.org   Caroline Constantine Pipitone 434.251.7580 cconstantine@pipitone.com   PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY AND COMMONPLACE COFFEE TEAM UP TO CELEBRATE THE…

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Clearview Federal Credit Union Pledges $100,000 Over the Next Four Years to Help Advance Construction of Frick Park Outdoor Sensory Classroom 

March 13, 2024

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: James Snow Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy 412.682.7275 ext. 220 jsnow@pittsburghparks.org   Caroline Constantine Pipitone 434.251.7580 cconstantine@pipitone.com   CLEARVIEW FEDERAL CREDIT UNION PLEDGES $100,000 OVER FOUR YEARS TO HELP ADVANCE…

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PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF $2 MILLION REHABILITATION PROJECT IN ALLEGHENY COMMONS PARK

February 15, 2024

The Nonprofit Finished Second Phase of Restoration Updates to Pittsburgh’s Oldest Public Park with First-Ever Parks Tax Allocation. PITTSBURGH – February 15, 2023 – The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy today announced…

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PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY & COMMONPLACE COFFEE BREW A NEW BLEND IN HONOR OF MELLON PARK

September 25, 2023

PITTSBURGH – SEPTEMBER 26, 2023 – The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy and Commonplace Coffee today announced the launch of Mellon Park Blend, the newest park release in the longstanding coffee collaboration celebrating Pittsburgh’s parks.Beginning…

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PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY RECEIVES A $100K GRANT TO ENHANCE YOUTH ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CURRICULUM

September 11, 2023
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The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy announced today that it will soon expand its environmental education curriculum and connect with more local youth through out-of-school engagement and establishing a new middle school…

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PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY ANNOUNCES FALL PROGRAMMING GUIDE

August 28, 2023

PITTSBURGH – SEPTEMBER 1, 2023 – The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy released its Fall Programming Guide, which includes a full schedule of free and ticketed activities across the City of Pittsburgh. The unique…

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PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY & 11TH HOUR BREWING TEAM UP TO CRAFT CUSTOM BEER TO BENEFIT PARKS

July 28, 2023

PITTSBURGH – JULY 31, 2023 – The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy and 11th Hour Brewing today announced the launch of the limited edition “Schenley Park Brew,” a new craft beer collaboration developed to…

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PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY TO INVEST $175K IN BAXTER PARK PLANNING PROJECT

July 27, 2023

PITTSBURGH – JULY 27, 2023 – The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy today announced that the Richard King Mellon Foundation has awarded the organization a $175,000 grant to invest toward the development of…

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PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY YOUNG NATURALIST STUDENTS BUILD LIFELONG SKILLS IN ENVIRONMENTAL RESTORATION

July 19, 2023
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PITTSBURGH – JULY 20, 2023 – The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy announced today that its 2023 cohort of Young Naturalist students is bringing the woodlands of Frick Park to life while learning…

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PITTSBURGH PARKS CONSERVANCY RECEIVES GRANT TO IMPROVE CONNECTIVITY AND ACCESSIBILITY IN MELLON PARK

May 31, 2023

PITTSBURGH – MAY 31, 2023 – Thanks to the generous support of the Richard King Mellon Foundation, and in partnership with the City of Pittsburgh and the Friends of Mellon Park, the…

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