WE NEED EVERYONE TO PITCH IN!
This is a HUGE project... and we need YOU to make it work!
No matter what you are good at, there's a place for you!
Not sure the best way to get involved?
Get in touch and we'll help you find the perfect place to use your skills!
This group needs folks who love a challenge, writers, networkers, and business folks!
Email Jody to connect with this team!
Immediate projects: Grant proposals due in September!
This team is making specific recommendations for the northeast corner - especially for the amphitheater idea identified at the Input Workshop. They'll provide suggestions to Pat on design features like seating, stage, amenities, etc. that should be included in the plan. Learn more...
This groups needs folks who can think creatively about challenges and constraints the city might have as well as what neighbors want.
Email Kelley to join this team!
Immediate projects: Get requirements from potential amphitheater users.
information keeps flowing and connecting people to the right volunteer opportunities. Learn more...
This groups needs social media mavens and social butterflies, folks who value the diversity of our community, like to talk to strangers, or speak Spanish.
Email Kim to join this team!
Immediate projects: Outreach to Spanish speakers in Ford Birthsite!
This team is creating fun events and activities to draw people into the park and make it a real community gathering space. Learn more...
This group needs folks who are creative, social, with a head for logistics, who can plan events, hang decorations, or make cookies!
Email Rhiannon to connect with this team!
Immediate projects: Family Yoga/Group Exercise events and Picnic In The Park during August and September.
This team is making recommendations on specific types of playground equipment, surfaces, colors, themes, and so on, so that the city doesn't have to guess what parents and kids want! Learn more...
This groups needs folks who can make decisions and find consensus, and folks who care about playgrounds and kids!
Email Tim to join this team!
Immediate projects: Playground design recommendations were submitted to the City of Omaha Parks Department on July 22nd. We are now awaiting their initial conceptual designs for review (anticipated 2nd half of August).
This team is monitoring the flow of funds in and out of the project and creating and publishing periodic financial statements to make sure the project is transparent. Learn more...
This group needs people with financial oversight experience.
Email Sonya to join this team!
Immediate projects: Provide financial updates on the project.