For the Greener Good


Parks for Downtown Dallas is a nonprofit foundation whose goal is to establish four new, major  parks in the heart of Downtown. Pacific Plaza is now open, and West End Square, Carpenter Park and Harwood Park will follow in the coming years. Join us in our mission to create a community of parks as vibrant as the people who call this city home.

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Parks Perspective: Jim Shipley of the Beck Group

In 2007, Project Manager Jim Shipley joined the Beck Group, a commercial structure and architecture company based in Dallas. In the years since, he’s managed a number of exciting projects throughout Texas, most recently completing work on Pacific Plaza. Now, he will...
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From the Blog

The Best 4th of July Events In and Around Dallas

Are you still looking to nail down your plans for the upcoming Independence Day? There are plenty of events happening throughout Dallas where you can celebrate the Red, White and Blue while taking in a spectacular fireworks show, enjoying a drink special or competing...

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Our Favorite Places in Dallas to Get Cool Treats

The hot Dallas summer often calls for a cold treat to cool down. And with ice cream, gelato and custard shops spread throughout the city, you can bet there are plenty of options to satisfy even the most enormous sweet tooth. Head to these places the next time the...

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