We are in a holding pattern on news of a Zip Line in our city. More information will be posted when we get it. Check on our Facebook posts at: www.facebook.com/jamesriverpark.
VOLUNTEER EVENT FOR JANUARY
North Bank Park Spruce Up
Saturday, January 18 * 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Volunteers will be painting the new access steps and North Bank tower as well as painting the lines and the curbs in the parking lot. We are also looking for some folks to pick up litter and trim trails. Hope to see you there!
If you can't join us for that, we'll be working in the Wetlands on February 15th.
|Rendering of proposed Dam Walk|
RICHMOND RIVERFRONT PLAN Initial Projects Public Forum
Brown's Island Dam Walk and Chapel Island Trail
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 * 7:00 pm
Virginia War Memorial Auditorium
621 S. Belvidere St.
The meeting, hosted by The Richmond Department of Planning & Development Review, will open with a concise overview of the Riverfront Plan. The firm leading the design of both projects will make a presentation of the schematic designs at 7:00 PM, with the balance of the meeting then open to questions and comments from the audience.
Let your voice be heard. Plan to attend this public forum! For more information go to: www.richmond.com/city-life/article_0c79e4b8-77b2-11e3-b8e0-001a4bcf6878.html
SLUICE GATE READY
Our Salamander Pool is now protected with a Sluice Gate (don't ask) and all parties are happy. Not as happy as our likely-to-be-mating-right-after-this-recent-rain yellow spotted salamanders.
|Photo by Phil Riggan|
Your green keeps us green!
This research proves what we already know, our Park makes us happier! All the more reason to support it! http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25682368