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November 16, 2021 - Danville Register and Bee
Westmoreland Park moves closer to reality
Dreams to develop Westmoreland Park are a step closer to reality after clearing a fundraising hurdle, a resident-led group announced last week.
November 11, 2021 - WSET
Community one step closer to Westmoreland Park project
Danville community members are a step closer to turning a green space in a historic African-American neighborhood into a park.
November 10, 2021 - River City TV
Funding for phase one of the Westmoreland Park Master Plan has been completed
The Friends of the Westmoreland Park announced today that funding for phase one of the Westmoreland Park Redevelopment Masterplan has been completed.
November 10, 2021 - Chatham Star Tribune
Westmoreland Park redevelopment moves forward
The Friends of Westmoreland Park have reached their first fundraising goal, bringing them one step closer to redeveloping Westmoreland Park.
October 12, 2019 - Danville Register and Bee
Group wants to upgrade and preserve greenspace in Danville's Westmoreland neighborhood
The Holbrook-Ross neighborhood was one of the first in Danville for African Americans... According to a 2017 Westmoreland Park Master Plan Report ...
December 6, 2018 - Danville Neighborhood Development Corporation
Westmoreland Neighborhood Organization Plans Park Improvements
The work began in 2017 when the organization conducted a neighborhood survey which confirmed that residents had a strong desire to preserve and update the park.
August 4, 2017 - Facebook
Westmoreland Neighborhood Association Park Planning
The Westmoreland Neighborhood Association received a Make More Happen grant to study if their community needed a new park, what it needed to include and how it would be used by their neighbors. They unveiled the plans at National Night Out on August 1, 2017 to receive feedback and start moving forward to make this plan a reality.
April 3, 2017 - WSLS 10
Plans moving forward for Westmoreland Park in Danville
Danville city council is moving forward with plans to help residents turn a popular community gathering spot into a park.
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