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Park Survey Results
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The Friends of Peachtree Hills Park (all volunteers) raised over $100,000 and completed the permitting process each time in order to build the walking trail, hire goats, install the flagpole plaza, native landscaping and a "dry creek" area to reduce flooding. We recently surveyed folks. Here's what you said:
How often do you use the park?
Less than once/month-12%; 1-3 times/month-29%; Once/week-44%; Daily-15%
What do you do when you visit the park?
  • Walk-35%
  • Walk a dog-52%
  • Play Tennis-13%
  • Use the playground-42%
  • Participate in a volunteer project-16%
  • Work in the community garden- 6%
  • Play in a sports league- 2%
  • Attend an event- 31%
  • Other-Testing the creek water, relaxing
What Park Improvements Would You Like to See?
  • Fitness equipment-24%
  • Benches-37%
  • Creekbank restoration-47%
  • Off leash dog area-51%
  • Wildlife habitat-35%
  • Better wheelchair/stroller access-10%
  • Restrooms-45%
How often do you use the Recreation Center? Less than once/month-94%; 1-3 times a month- 4%; Once a week- 0; Daily-2%
What Activities Would You Like Offered at the Recreation Center?
  • Yoga-67%
  • Fitness Classes-57%
  • Meeting Space-20%
  • Children’s activities-43%
  • Basketball-10%
  • Indoor volleyball- 6%
  • Pickleball- 22%
  • Other: Cooking classes
The City of Atlanta is Responsible for Park Maintenance and Safety

Parents: to have playground equipment pressure washed. Contact Parks Customer Service: parkscustomerservice@atlantaga.gov  404-546.6813

For the issues below: Contact Parks Customer Service: parkscustomerservice@atlantaga.gov 
404-546.6813 to:
  • Replace the field fencing
  • Fix the damaged staircase and path from Hurst entrance
  • Fix the broken water fountain
  • Address panhandling and visitors who make you feel unsafe
  • Fix the broken picnic table near tennis courts
Will the BeltLine to connect to the park? https://beltline.org/progress/progress/community-engagement/#meetings?

When is the park or recreation center reserved? https://www.atlantaga.gov/government/departments/parks-recreation/office-of-parks.

Want an off-leash dog area? https://www.atlantaga.gov/home/showdocument?id=37866

The Recreation Center is unwelcoming and offers nothing for residents? Want restrooms open on weekends? Contact Recreation Director LaChandra Butler-Burks, lburks@atlantaga.gov

Want fitness equipment, a splashpad, fruit trees, benches, better wheelchair/stroller access? Here's the application process: https://www.atlantaga.gov/government/departments/parks-recreation/office-of-park-design/park-permitting-design-review-meetings

Want a wildlife habitat? Creekbank needs stabilization? Nandina shrubs dangerous to birds? We're having a volunteer project on Saturday September 28 from 9am-noon to begin work on those!

Tennis Players: To get courts and wind screens fixed: Contact Parks Customer Service: parkscustomerservice@atlantaga.gov  404-546.6813

Members Needed! Your park needs YOU! Join/Renew here: http://peachtreehillspark.org/donate-become-a-member/

To know what's happening in the park, go to our Facebook page (you don't have to have a Facebook account to view it): https://www.facebook.com/Friends-of-Peachtree-Hills-Park-1886263368265932/
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