"If the people don't want to come out to the park, nobody is going to stop'em."
- Yogi Berra

Urban parks were originally created so people could escape from the dirty reality of city life. In the 21st Century the best city parks are also multi-use destinations and catalysts for community development.


Many parks are designed for limited recreation use and don’t attract seniors, teens, or people simply looking for a place to sit or walk. PPS helps communities re-envision parks as great public destinations that are lively, secure, and distinct in character. LEARN MORE


Elena Madison