Reid Park

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Urban Renewal

   October 28, 2018

Urban renewal in the West Boulevard on The Charlotte post

http://www.thecharlottepost.com/news/2018/09/05/local-state/the-new-urban-renewal-low-income-neighborhoods-built-to-fail/

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Keeping Watch - Reid Park's history with Irwin and Stewart Creek

   April 6, 2015
PlanCharlotte has conducted an incredible, in-depth history of Charlotte's creek and waterway system as part of their Keeping Watch series. The site discusses each important creek in Charlotte and its complex history filled with good memories and...

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CHARP's engagement with Reid Park garners Inside UNC Charlotte story

   February 9, 2014
CHARP's long-term relationship with Reid Park  features on the most recent edition of Inside UNC Charlotte. The service learning started by Dr. Janni Sorensen and the community capacity-building of Tara Bengle, Liz Shockey Morrell, and Artie Pryer...

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Reid Park wins the Neighborhoods in Creative pARTnership Grant

   January 20, 2014
Reid Park recently received the Neighborhoods in Creative pARTnership Grant presented by the Arts...

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Reid Park and Graham Heights honored at the Neighborhood Leadership Awards

   November 3, 2013
At the end of October, the City of Charlotte hosted the first annual Neighborhood Leadership Awards.  The Charlotte Action Research Project's (CHARP) neighborhood partner, the Reid Park Neighborhood Association won the Neighborhood Improvement Award...

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New Central Park proposal presented in Reid Park

   October 21, 2013
In a collaborative effort with Geography and Urban Design master's student Dylan McKnight, the Reid Park Neighborhood Association has created a new general plan for the creation of a central park as well as other amenties in Reid Park. The plan was...

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Habitat for Humanity reaches two milestones

   September 23, 2013
Habitat for Humanity in Charlotte is nearing $5 million invested in Reid Park at the same time it is reaching its 30th anniversary. It is certainly a time for reflection and for looking at what the future holds for Habitat and for Reid Park. ...

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Arthur Pryer's Thesis concerning comparisons of public facility quality in Charlotte, NC

   July 9, 2013
Arthur Pryer, a two-year graduate student liaison, has completed and defended his master's thesis. The thesis focused on comparing the public park facilities enjoyed by Dilworth and Reid Park. The comparisons look at the socioeconomic conditions around...

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First Neighborhood Campus Forum is a grand success

   May 30, 2013
Our first Neighborhood Campus Forum brought our neighborhood partners together with faculty and students on UNC Charlotte's main campus. Residents from Reid Park, Enderly Park, and Graham Heights spoke about the issues and research questions that impact...

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Reid Park Academy's Collaborative Initiative Comes Under Fire

   March 25, 2013
Mecklenburg County Commissioners and Charlotte-Mecklenburg School Board Members engaged in a lively debate concerning the effectiveness and future of the Reid Park Academy Collaborative Initiative. A joint effort to serve the youth of in the Reid Park...

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