Bronx Parks Speak Up 2021

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Bronx Parks Speak Up 2021 MC, Ed Garcia Conde
NYC Parks Department Commissioner Mitchell Silver
Bronx Parks Commissioner Iris Rodriguez-Rosa
Greeting from our Corporate Sponsor ConEdison

A Public Champion for the Public Realm

In this presentation Stephen Albonesi of Municipal Art Society will outline current issues with public realm management and investment in New York City, including a review of ongoing efforts to improve the city’s public realm. This will be followed by an examination of innovative public realm approaches in other cities around the world. Finally, the presentation will make the case for a Director of the Public Realm position for New York City, including potential responsibilities, the keys to the Director’s success, and the position’s most effective placement within the Citywide Organizational Chart.

To learn more about Municipal Arts Society email Stephen Albonesi at

Bronx Parks by the Numbers: NY4P’s New Research and Other Tools

New Yorkers 4 Parks will present on the new 2021 Open Space Profiles that categorize open space in each community district across NYC, introduce other useful data sets, and discuss advocacy for parks in the pandemic era.

To learn more, email Jessica Saab at or Emily Walker at

Bronx Parks Speak Up 2021 Organizational Spotlight
and Priority Survey Results

Check out all the organizations that contribute to making the
Bronx Parks Speak Up each year by clicking HERE.
Check out the results HERE from our

2021 Bronx Parks Priorities Survey!

Visit our virtual room of partner organizations tabling and learn more about what’s happening in Bronx Parks! Click HERE to enter our virtual garden with partner organizations waiting to hear from you! Once “inside” press the “present” button and find the logo of your favorite parks groups! Many of these tables will require access to ZOOM or Google Meet. Click HERE to download the ZOOM application.

Learn more about this year’s workshops by clicking HEREMany of these workshops will require access to ZOOM or Google Meet. Click HERE to download the ZOOM application.

Click HERE to join the Borough President and Mayoral Candidate Forum on Parks and Green Spaces Saturday, February 27, 2021 starting at 12:30 PM. Note: The Borough Presidents forum will run from 12:30 – 1:20 pm with the Mayoral Forum from 1:30 – 3:00 PM. After registering through Eventbrite, you will receive a link to attend both forums. 

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