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“Pop-up Park” Blooms in ABQ’s International District

PopUp Park

August 16, 2019 – NMiF goes to Albuquerque’s International District to see how neighbors working with the Nature Conservancy and Rocky Mountain Youth Corps have transformed a vacant dirt lot into a pop-up public park. Among the goals for the project are to build community and help add greenery to one of the hottest parts of New Mexico’s biggest city.

Connecting Neighbors For Safer Neighborhoods

NMiF: Connecting Neighbors For Safer Neighborhoods

Photo by ABQ CiQlovía

December 1, 2017 – Those who work with neighborhood associations believe that a connected community is a safer community. Producer Sarah Gustavus sits down with leaders of neighborhood coalitions to share how they are making their streets safer through initiatives such as the Light the District project.

Guests:
Enrique Cardiel, Urban Health Extension Coordinator with Bernalillo County
Bernadette Hardy, co-coordinator, International District Healthy Communities Coalition
Sara Mancini, manager, Office of Neighborhood Coordination