Posts Tagged ‘Klyde Warren Park’

A Walk in the Parks: Study Notes Dallas’ Efforts to Improve its Existing Greenspace

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Even before Dallas builds a smart park in the West End, improvements to the city’s existing parks have garnered national attention from The Trust for Public Land.

The study released Wednesday shows that 60 percent of Dallas residents live within

Dallas Millennial Club Shows Students Science’s Fun Side at Celebrate STEM in the Park

Posted by Rachel Linch

Standing in the middle of Klyde Warren Park on Saturday, 10-year-old Grace Raby picked up another colored bead to complete her handmade suncatcher. Music filled the air as she held up her creation with a big smile on her face,

‘Biggest World Cup Final Watch Party’ in Dallas Planned for Klyde Warren Park

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Soccer fans looking for a place to watch the World Cup finals between France and Croatia on Sunday have the option to join a huge outdoor party courtesy of Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages. The FIFA World Cup Finals Watch Party presented

Laura Bush’s Nonprofit Looking to Recognize ‘Transformative Conservation Projects’

Posted by Heather Noel

A nonprofit founded by former First Lady Laura Bush launched a program this week to honor conservation projects in Texas.

Bush founded Texan by Nature in 2011 to raise the profile and spur investment in conservation efforts in the state. …

Klyde Warren Park Gets the VR Treatment in New 360 Video

Posted by Kerry Curry

The American Society of Landscape Architects, which awarded Klyde Warren Park the ASLA 2017 Professional Award of Excellence for General Design, has uploaded a 360 virtual reality video of the park.

The video takes viewers on a journey through Klyde …

The Park Effect: How Klyde Warren Park Altered the Face of Downtown

Posted by Kerry Curry

At just 5 years old, Klyde Warren Park gets plenty of credit for the transformation that has occurred around its edges — new commercial and residential development, rising rents and property values, and a growing fan base that flocks to

What Happens When Pecan Lodge, UberEATs, and Dialexa Join Forces?

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Update 4:55 p.m. July 21: 

Uber sent this offer via email to those who didn’t receive their meal during Wednesday’s promotion. 

Update 1:30 p.m. July 21:

The response to UberEATS’ offer to make Pecan Lodge available for instant delivery was

Editor’s Picks: Calendar for June 23-30

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

It’s tough to keep up with all the happenings in DFW, so we’ve pulled together some of our favorite events to help you plan your week. From outdoor concerts to panel discussions to robot builders night out, there’s something we …

Foundation Unveils Community Innovation Project

Posted by Lance Murray

Today’s stories include a new philanthropic initiative from the ORIX Foundation aimed at social innovation, big DFW telecoms vying to buy Yahoo’s internet assets, and why Takeharu Miyama is major name in Dallas real estate. 

The Dallas-based ORIX Foundation announced …

Bringing the City Together Through Innovation: A Conversation With Klyde Warren Park’s Tara Green

Posted by Jackie Sherman

Tara Green has served as president of Klyde Warren Park since June of 2013. Now, almost three years into her tenure, she shares some insights into what she has learned and what is next for the 5-acre greenspace that was …