Deck Parks, Community Connectivity and Massive Success
Hance Park & Art D'Core ... A Magical Gala!
What is the role of the Conservancy? Dallas and Chicago show success with great programming and great Art
In the late 1980's when the 1-10 construction was being considered in Phoenix, neighborhood activists sued the Federal Government to build that the deck and park that forms Hance Park. today. Around the country, successful deck parks are creating vital green space and activating new development.
Parks + Walkabilty for Healthy Hance Park Community
See the photos and video of the March 10 2016 Art D'Core Gala at Hance Park to Celebrate the Arts and Vibrancy of Downtown Phoenix. A toast from Mayor Stanton and a preview of the Park's Phase one plans. It was a magical evening...
Cities Want Young Families to Play and Stay
Hance Park is at the center of a thriving cultural community. We are getting together, collaborating and putting together a series of community activities and events to bring people into the park.
Big Plans in Works for Hance Park Downtown
Doug and Maureen Towne, who live in Phoenix with their children Autumn, 10, and Ben, 2, have long toyed with the idea of moving to the suburbs. Doug works in nearby Scottsdale. Maureen drives back and forth from the Scottsdale school where Autumn will be entering fifth grade...
Wire: Hance Park Redesign Plans Move Forward
A zip-line, amphitheater, and splash-pad could all soon be a stone's throw away from the downtown Phoenix skyline as park enthusiasts work to make Hance Park Phoenix's own Central Park...
How to Create Phoenix's Central Park
On March 25, 2015, roughly one year since the debut of the new Margaret T. Hance Park master plan, Phoenix City Council voted 6 to 1 to extend the contract of the Master Plan Design Team (project Lead Weddle Gilmore Architects LLC) to Phase II – Schematic Design.
Phil Weddle, a leader of the Hance Park design group, talks about creating a world-class destination in downtown Phoenix...