Experience the Future of Dorothea Dix Park!
Final Community Meeting on Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Raleigh, NC – The City of Raleigh and the Dorothea Dix Park Conservancy invite the community to gather at the Raleigh Convention Center for an immersive multi-media event to celebrate the Dorothea Dix Park Master Plan. The Final Community Meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. This will not be your typical community meeting, it will be a celebration of the 18+ month master planning process that has engaged over 65,000 people throughout the city culminating in a grand vision for the future of Dorothea Dix Park.
What: Dorothea Dix Park Master Plan Final Community Meeting
When: Wednesday, February 6, 2019 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm | Presentation at 6:30 pm
Where: Raleigh Convention Center, 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601
At 6:30, Kate Pearce, Dorothea Dix Park Project Manager with the City of Raleigh, will “step inside” the Master Plan to share what our community has envisioned for Raleigh’s great iconic park. Attendees will learn about what the plan includes as well as what to expect in the first phase of work. Throughout the rest of the event, community members will be able to explore the Master Plan through visual displays and park elements that bring the outside in, highlighting the various landscapes and program themes in the plan. Dorothea Dix Park staff, volunteers and members of Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates consultant team will be on hand to guide attendees through the experience and answer questions. Event includes food, drinks and music – along with a free t-shirt giveaway!
About Dorothea Dix Park
Dorothea Dix Park is the site of one of the most exciting new park projects in America. 308-acre site blends historic architecture and rich landscapes into a unique destination in the heart of Raleigh, North Carolina. The effort to create Dorothea Dix Park is a public-private partnership between the City of Raleigh and Dorothea Dix Park Conservancy. The City owns and operates Dorothea Dix Park. The Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that exists to support the City by serving as its philanthropic partner. Learn more at dixpark.org.