Can a Park Transform Tulsa?

A new park in Tulsa, Oklahoma designed by Michael Van Valkenburgh could transform the city
August 11, 2018, 9am PDT | urbanguy
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Reporter Patricia Leigh Brown of the New York Times files a story about a new 66-acre park funded by billionaire philanthropist George B. Kaiser and designed by landscape architect Michael Van Valkenburgh. The Gathering Place is "a much-anticipated $465 million park that opens Sept. 8 as one of the largest and most ambitious public parks ever created with private funds — and the latest example of deep-pocketed citizens rebuilding cities through projects they perceive to be in the public good."

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Published on Friday, August 10, 2018 in The New York Times
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