Representatives from EACA (inclusive of Friends of Brownwood Park, East Atlanta Parents Network, and Board members), EAKC, local neighbors, and Patrick Hand (Owner, Integrated Land Design) met to discuss first phase of confirmed funding from the Moving Atlanta Forward infrastructure package (2023 Activation, Brownwood Park Replacement Playground with Amenities, Parks & Rec, Remove existing swing set and install new playground, $345,972, Horizontal Bond)
In addition to this bond funding for 2023, the Moving Atlanta Forward infrastructure package also includes the following for 2024 (Brownwood Park Rec Center
Improvements, Parks & Rec, Interior and exterior upgrades, plumbing, HVAC, electrical, etc. ($1,500,000, Vertical Bond)
Finally, private funding is in process through the solicitation of the City of Atlanta, Department of Parks & Recreation and other parties (Art in the Paint and EAKC currently). These opportunities may include renovations to existing amenities such as the tennis courts, volleyball court, basketball courts, and smaller items such as tables and seating. DPR regularly solicits private funding to bolster City funding, and private/public partnership will expedite the improvement of Brownwood Park.
EABA strives to create cohesion and communication between businesses, residents and City of Atlanta to preserve the history and integrity of East Atlanta Village.
Mailing Address: 1267 Glenwood Ave SE, Atlanta GA 30316