The Friends of Peachtree Hills Park is a group of volunteers who raise money and work to make the park a great place to visit! The City of Atlanta owns and manages the park.
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Through the efforts of our Friends group and in partnership with Park Pride and the City of Atlanta Parks Department we:
- Conduct regular work days to spread mulch, and remove kudzu, poison ivy and trash
- Attend City Council meetings and contact representatives and the Mayor to support parks funding
- Created a Community Garden which has been featured in local publications as a model for similar programs
- Became certified creek monitors and report our testing results to Georgia Adopt-A-Stream
- Raised and invested over $100,000 for park improvements
- Identify maintenance needs for the park and communicate them to the Parks Department
- Installed drinking fountains- for pets and people
- Installed a flagpole plaza with personalized bricks
- Installed walking paths
- Stabilized the creek banks