Down to the Wire – Charlottesville City Council will soon decide the future of McIntire Park East!

MBGLogoTrue Colors100We have the opportunity to create a beautiful, world-class public garden right here in the heart of Charlottesville! Just imagine a garden featuring native plants for ALL of our citizens to enjoy for generations to come located within walking distance of our Downtown Mall.   McIntire Botanical Garden (mcintirebotanicalgarden.org) is a non-profit  already in existence and poised to help with fundraising efforts. — So what are we waiting for?   Please urge City Council not to let this opportunity slip away!

Send your comments to council@charlottesville.org.

McIntire Park East – 2nd Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Public Hearing – May 16, 2012

“The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board is considering the concepts now, will discuss this at their May meeting, then make a recommendation to the Planning Commission, which will make a recommendation to City Council.”

Wednesday, May 16th, 5:00 pm 
New Location: TJPDC’s Water Street Center Room
Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Public Hearing

Learn more about the March 26 Public Hearing in Charlottesville Tomorrow/Daily Progress article by Sean Tubbs : cvilletomorrow.typepad.com/charlottesville_tomorrow_/2012/03/mcintire-park-hearing.html