Reforestation Project Gains Momentum

The following is an excerpt from a letter FoGWP recently received from Henry Hughes, Director of Education at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens: I saw the seedlings in George Ward Park Monday. They look great! I would guess that we have close to 100% survival and they  largely were THRIVING. This shows the good sense of [...]

George Ward Park Re-Dedicated as Permanent Park

Tuesday, June 22, 2010, The Birmingham City Council passed an ordinance to help ensure GWP remains a public park forever. While records indicate the park was originally dedicated back in 1952, questions were raised about the legality of the original dedication in regards to whether proper notice was published. At the urging of Councilor Valerie Abbott, [...]