Includes your contact info, and if you want, it could include the mailing list sign-up, a list of upcoming events, Facebook page for the friends group, hashtag for the park, the offer to provide posters/a DCP presence at meetings, even downloadable and distributable graphics like the ones we’re providing to AC. Your call on how much or little to provide here.
Josh Lippert – Senior Environmental Planner
Friends of South Side Park:
Established in December 2015 with the support of the Birmingham Foundation, Friends of South Side Park (FOSSP) is a volunteer-based advocacy group representing the diverse set of user groups in South Side Park, including South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, Hilltop Alliance, 4th River Music Collective, Bandi Schaum Community Garden, GTECH Bandi Schaum Trailhead Project, South Side Athletic Association, Student Conservation Association, Landforce, South Side Bears, Pittsburgh Sports League, Monster Sports, CitiParks, Arlington Recreation Center, Brashear Association, and residents of South Side Slopes, South Side Flats, and Arlington neighborhoods. The intention of the Friends of South Side Park formation is to build a working group that represents community needs through the diverse set of user groups of South Side Park and the adjacent neighborhoods, and for advocacy and planning around South Side Park.