Episode 8 : Impact of COVID-19 on Atlanta’s Public Parks

Part 1

Michael Halicki, Executive Director of Park Pride, discusses the evolutions COVID-19 has had on Atlanta-based non-profits to engage local communities in activating the power of parks on a metropolitan scale.

Part 2

Howard Wertheimer, Executive VP and Chief Operating Officer for the Piedmont Park Conservancy, discusses the present and future impacts public infrastructures have on the local and regional economies of metropolitan cities like Atlanta and New York City.

Photo of an undetermined Georgia Tech home game during the 1918 college football season. That's when the sport was hit by the Spanish flu and the end of World War I.

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