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Shelby Farms Park + Shelby Farms Greenline are making headlines.

 

2016

A New East Memphis Greenline Access Point Fully Funded | memphis Business Journal | 5.19.16

Shelby Farms Park welcomes baby buffalo | WMC Action News 5 | 3.28.16

Shelby Farms Park Conservancy names new director | The Commercial Appeal | 3.07.16

Shelby Farms Park Conservancy names new executive director | Memphis Business Journal | 3.07.16

Feature > The Memphis Movement | The Architect's Magazine | 2.24.16

50 States Series: Top Family Attractions Worth Traveling For (2016 Edition) | FlipKey | 2.16.16

Progress Report: Inside the Heart of the Park at Shelby Farms | Memphis Business Journal | 2.05.16

See it now: Shelby Farms Park progress on new visitor center, lake | Memphis Business Journal | 1.20.16

Best Family Activities in Town | Smith Chiropractic Blog | 1.20.16

RTC Invites America to Choose 2016 Hall of Fame Rail-Trail | Rails-to-Trails Blog | 1.19.16

Great Parks Are Made And Great People Make Them | Smart City Memphis | 1.13.16

Shelby Farms Playground Part of National Case Study | Memphis Daily News | 1.11.16


2015

Memphis' Most Spectacular Christmas Light | Style Blueprint | 12.23.15

Memphis Youth Learn Bike Safety | The Commercial Appeal | 12.19.15

Starry Nights Making the Season Bright | Memphis Daily News | 12.16.15

The Ultimate Guide to Memphis Holiday Fun for Everyone (2015) | Choose 901 | 11.16.15

Editorial: Greenline runs to the heart of a more livable community | The Commercial Appeal | 10.26.15

Funds sought to build Perkins connection to Shelby Farms Greenline | Commercial Appeal | 10.18.15

Perkins Greenline Access Closer to Reality | High Ground News | 10.16.15

Daily Digest: Greenline Access on Perkins Snags $100K County Grant | Memphis Daily News | 10.15.15

Greenline Gets Grant for New East Memphis Access Point | Memphis Business Journal | 10.13.15

12 Ways to Enjoy Fall Break in Memphis | Choose 901 | 10.12.15

Longtime Shelby Farms Park Leader Stepping Down | Memphis Business Journal | 10.06.15

Shelby Farms Head Morris Plans to Retire | The Commercial Appeal | 10.05.15

“Spooky Nights” viene más aterrador que nunca | La Prensa Latina | 10.02.15

28 Ways to Celebrate Halloween in Memphis | Choose 901 | 10.01.15

Memphis is More than You Think: The Great Outdoors | Memphis CVB | 9.29.15

Guide To Memphis Halloween Events, Haunted Houses, and Harvest Fests | I Love Memphis | 9.23.15

Pet-Friendly Hotels, Restaurants + Park in Memphis | Memphis CVB | 9.18.15

10 Cheap Ways to Get Moving in Memphis (Updated) | I Love Memphis | 9.08.15

15 Ways to Celebrate Halloween in Memphis | Choose 901 | 9.08.15

Park + PJs at Shelby Farms on 8/21 | Choose 901 | 8.10.15

Grant will fund another extension of the Shelby Farms Greenline | The Commercial Appeal | 8.08.15

Greenline Extension Underway | High Ground News | 8.07.15

Park + Pajamas and Farm-to-Fork Fellowship | Local Memphis | 8.04.15

Shelby Farms Greenline gets greener with 4-mile extension | WREG | 7.30.15

Greenline approved for extension | WMCTV | 7.30.15

Approval granted to extend Shelby Farms Greenline Trail | FOX13 | 7.30.15

The Volunteer Spirit | The Best Times/WKNO | 7.25.15

Park Safety Secrets: SkyCops, Eco-Counters + Teleconferencing Patrols | WMCTV | 7.15.15

24 Things to Do in Memphis in 24 Hours | Memphis CVB | 7.06.15

Shelby Farms Greenline Gardens Gets Makeover | The Daily News | 7.05.15

Shelby Farms Park | Do South Magazine | 7.01.15

Shelby Farms grows bike offerings with new partnership | High Ground News | 6.25.15

Shelby Farms Park Playground Gets National Attention | High Ground News | 6.25.15

Inspired Playground Around the World | South China Morning Star | 6.12.15

Ready to Ride: Kids connect with horses at Shelby Farms Camp | The Daily News | 6.12.15

Kimbal Musk shares plans for Memphis in one-on-one interview (Video) | Memphis Business Journal | 6.05.15

Shelby Farms internship program gets big corporate boost | Memphis Business Journal | 6.05.15

Shelby Farms has lots to offer for friends, family | Jackson Sun Times | 6.04.15

16 of the Coolest Playgrounds in the World | Mental Floss | 6.01.15

Parking Memphis’ Lack of Ambition | Smart City Memphis | 5.22.15

Summer Cheat Sheet: From the river to Shelby Farms and beyond, a dozen outdoor/festival suggestions | The Commercial Appeal | 5.14.15

Monday News Update: BBQ Fest, Blues Hall of Fame, and BYO-Burgers Edition | I Love Memphis | 5.11.15

5 Things To Do In Memphis This Weekend: 5/18 - 5/10 | I Love Memphis | 5.08.15

What The Kitchen’s social entrepreneurship means for Memphis | High Ground News | 5.08.15

Dog-A-Roo Festival at Shelby Farms: May 9 | Choose 901 | 5.07.15

New Shelby Farms Restaurant | Realty Biz News | 5.07.15

Why The Kitchen Chose Memphis | Memphis Business Journal | 5.06.15

Kimbal Musk Opening Restaurants at Shelby Farms, Crosstown | Memphis Business Journal | 5.05.15

Memphis! | The Kitchen | 5.05.15

Crosstown Concourse + Shelby Farms Park Announce Kitchen Next Door Restaurants | Choose 901 | 5.05.15

Acclaimed restaurateurs sign leases to open eateries at Shelby Farms, Crosstown Concourse | The Commercial Appeal | 5.05.15

Renowned Farm-to-Table Restaurant Hitting Memphis | The Daily News | 5.05.15

Shelby Farms Mixes Spring and Construction | The Daily News | 5.04.15

Dog-A-Roo: The Canine Festival at Shelby Farms Park | La Prensa Latina | 5.03.15

Shelby Farms Park breaks ground on new attractions | The Commercial Appeal | 4.30.15

Groundbreaking for new Shelby Farms buildings slated for Thursday | The Commercial Appeal | 4.29.15

Mid-Southerners Celebrate Easter | Local 24 | 4.04.15

Shelby Farms hosts Earth Day Eco Eggstravaganza | WMCTV | 4.04.15

Pascua en Shelby Farms | La Prensa Latina | 3.29.15

Wolf River Conservancy and Volunteers plant 10,000 Trees | WMCTV 5 | 3.28.15

Grizz Nation Plants Trees for Green Week | Local Memphis | 3.28.15

Go Ape Zip Line & Treetop Adventure Course Fun for the Fainthearted | Memphis Flyer | 3.25.15

Shelby Farms clearing exotic privet in hopes of saving forest in Burch natural area | The Commercial Appeal | 3.21.15

Adventure Course offers Memphians the Chance to "Go Ape" | Local24 | 3.21.15

Shelby Farms Park unveils new treetop adventure course | WMCTV | 3.20.15

MBJ Reporter Goes Ape | Memphis Business Journal | 3.20.15

Shelby Farms clearing exotic privet in hopes of saving forest in Burch natural area | The Commercial Appeal | 03.22.15

Shelby Farms Conservancy Completes Capital Campaign | The Daily News | 3.10.15

Editorial: Shelby Farms Conservancy makes its $70 million funding goal | The Commercial Appeal | 3.10.15

Shelby Farms Park Announces Completion of Historic Campaign | Choose901 | 3.09.15

Shelby Farms wraps up fundraising for renovation | Memphis Business Journal | 3.09.15

Shelby Farms completes $70 million capital campaign to fund park improvements | The Commercial Appeal | 3.08.15

I Love Memphis Guide To Spring Festivals and Events | I Love Memphis Blog | 3.02.15

Project Adds Connector to Shelby Farms Greenline | The Memphis Flyer Blog | 3.02.15

Top 50 U.S. Playgrounds | Early Childhood Education Zone | 3.02.15

Treetop Adventure Course To Open March 21st | The Memphis Flyer | 2.16.15

Conway Services sponsors local bike repair stations at Shelby Farms Park | ARS.com | 1.30.15

Wide Open Spaces | theGRIND | 1.29.15

Drake + Zeke: Interview with Jen Andrews at Shelby Farms Park | 98.1 The MAX | 1.28.15

Shelby Farms Applies for Permits Totaling $7.2 Million | Memphis Daily News | 1.27.15

Shelby Farms Campaign Closes In on Last $100,000 | Memphis Daily News | 1.26.15

New treetop adventure course to bring zip lines to Shelby Farms Park | The Commercial Appeal | 1.15.15

Shelby Farms renovation program can get $1 million donation if $100,000 raised by Jan. 31 | The Commercial Appeal | 1.12.15

Help Shelby Farms Unlock a $1 Million Gift | WMCTV | 1.10.15

Greenline Bike Repair Stations Open | Memphis Daily News | 1.08.15


2014

Shelby Farms Park to open new bike repair stations | Memphis Business Journal | 12.31.14

Shelby Farms moving mountains of dirt to expand, improve Patriot Lake | The Commercial Appeal | 12.27.14

An Aggie Fans' Guide to Memphis | Houstonia | 12.23.14

“Starry Nights” Lights Up the Holiday Sky in Memphis, TN | Escape to the Southeast Blog | 12.19.14

Shelby Farms continues sale of rental bikes | The Commercial Appeal | 12.13.14

Heart Of The Park Renovations Underway At Shelby Farms | Local Memphis | 12.11.14

'Starry Nights' Lights Up Shelby Farms | Local Memphis | 12.09.14

Greenline Part of Larger Changes to Shelby Farms | Memphis Daily News | 12.03.14

Greenline growing four miles thanks to CSX agreement | High Ground News | 12.01.14

Walk in the Park | Memphis Daily News | 11.29.14

Greenline to extend 4 miles to Cordova | Bartlett Express | 11.26.14

Starry Nights Unveils New ‘Memphis in Lights’ Display | Memphis Daily News | 11.24.14

Greenline to connect with Cordova | Memphis Business Journal | 11.24.14

Shelby County, CSX Reach Greenline Deal | Memphis Daily News | 11.24.14

Shelby County reaches agreement with CSX on extension of green line | The Commercial Appeal | 11.24.14

Greening Memphis: Shelby County Gets Permission To Extend Greenline | The Memphis Flyer | 11.24.14

Go Out This Weekend: Starry Nights, Zoo Lights, Comic and Fantasy Convention, MCA bazaar, etc. | The Commercial Appeal | 11.20.14

Starry Nights opens Friday with a bit of new and some old favorites | The Commercial Appeal | 11.18.14

Memphis As a City of Choice | Memphis Magazine | 11.13.14

Memphis Mayor urges Baton Rouge to make citizens primary in all planning efforts | The Times-Picayune (NOLA) | 11.10.14

Starry Nights brings Christmas Magic to Shelby Farms | About Travel | 11.09.14

Places That Will Be Open On Thanksgiving in Memphis | I Love Memphis | 11.05.14

Save the Dates: November Events in Memphis | Choose901 | 11.05.14

New Program at Shelby Farms Park | The Best Times | 11.01.14

How Memphis Became a Great Bicycle City | City Lab | 10.29.14

Solar Eclipse Watch Party at Shelby Farms Park | Choose901 | 10.23.14

Shelby Farms Visitors Learning To Work Around Construction | Local Memphis | 10.10.14

RVC Signs On to Sponsor Shelby Farms Greenline | Memphis Daily News | 10.06.14

Shelby Farms Celebra Halloween con "Spooky Nights" | La Prensa Latina | 10.05.14

RVC Backs Shelby Farms Greenline Urban Trail | RV Business | 10.03.14

RVC Outdoor Destinations™ Establishes Partnership with the Shelby Farms Greenline | RV News | 10.03.14

Greenline gets $10,000 from RVC Outdoor Destinations | The Commercial Appeal | 10.03.14

Scares, surprises await Spooky Nights visitors | The Commercial Appeal | 10.01.14

Daytime Spooky Nights trek just as hair-raising | The Commercial Appeal | 10.01.14

Boos and Brews: Guide to Memphis Halloween Events + Fall Beer Fests | I Love Memphis | 9.24.14

Memphis Like a Local: 5 Ways to Experience the City | VisitSouth | 9.17.19

To Do: Spooky Nights at Shelby Farms | Choose901 | 9.15.14

Longest distance traveled on a slip and slide in one hour | Guinness World Records | 9.12.14

Shelby Farms Park Hosts Spooky Nights in October (10Best List of New and Notable Memphis Attractions) | USA Today | 9.09.14

Shelby County Commission Briefs - TDOT Contract for Greenline Approved | The Commercial Appeal | 9.08.14

Crossings over railroad, parkway to allow for greenline route from Cordova to Fairgrounds | The Commercial Appeal | 9.07.14

Fall Break Alternative at Shelby Farms | Choose901 | 9.08.14

MATA to Open Park-and-Ride Lots, Launch New Bus Routes | The Commercial Appeal | 08.22.14

Families Enjoy Sleepover at Shelby Farms Park | Local Memphis | 8.08.14

Shelby Farms Park : Heart of the Park | Choose901 | 8.07.14

Shelby Farms debuts new park app, relaunches Shelby Fit app | High Ground News | 7.30.14

New Entrance to Shelby Farms Opens Friday | The Commercial Appeal | 7.24.14 

Explore Shelby Farms Park with new app | Memphis Business Journal | 07.08.14

Memphis must-dos: Graceland and beyond | MSN Travel | 6.28.14

Park Progress: Shelby Farms begins most ambitious phase of improvements | Memphis Daily News | 6.28.14

Memphis family-travel guide | USA Today | 6.27.14

Don’t Miss a Ton of Fun for the Whole Family at Shelby Farms Park in Memphis | Arbors Harbor Town | 6.25.14

Local Firms Benefiting from Cycling, Walking Paths | Memphis Daily News | 6.21.14

Heart of Park Advances as Shelby Farms Parkway Stalls | Memphis Daily News | 6.20.14

The Heart of a Park (cover story) | The Memphis Flyer | 6.18.14

Shelby Farms Gets Started On The Heart of the Park | I Love Memphis Blog | 6.17.14

Parque de Shelby Farms se renueva | La Prensa Latina | 6.15.14

Report: Impact of Shelby Farms expansion close to $141M | Memphis Daily News | 6.06.14

Shelby Farms Officials Formally Sign Off on Parkway | The Commercial Appeal | 6.04.14

Bailey Continues Call for Shelby Farms Development | Memphis Daily News | 6.03.14

Commission Approves Budgets and Dueling Tax Rates Without PreK Amendment | Memphis Daily News | 6.03.14

County Commission briefs: On second reading, board OKs raise for school board members | The Commercial Appeal | 6.02.14

Splash + Splatter Water Festival at Shelby Farms Park | Choose901 | 6.02.14

Commission to Vote on Budget, Tax Rate | Memphis Daily News | 6.02.14

Shelby Farms is the place for kids this summer | The Commercial Appeal | 5.31.14

Editorial: Shelby Farms Park Conservancy's endorsement of the planned Shelby Farms Parkway could be a game changer | The Commercial Appeal | 5.31.14

Shelby Farms leaders poised to endorse parkway project | The Commercial Appeal | 5.30.14

New Plans To Improve Shelby Farms Park | Local 24 News | 5.29.14

Shelby Farms Park makes headway on major renovation | WMCTV | 5.28.14

Shelby Farms expansion will change many elements of the park (Video) | Memphis Business Journal | 5.28.14

Shelby Farms asks commission $3M for park transformation | My Fox Memphis | 5.28.14

Shelby Farms working to get public transportation for inner city families | WREG | 5.28.14

Committee recommends $3M county contribution to Shelby Farms | The Commercial Appeal | 5.28.14

Shelby Farms Park Conservancy begins work on Patriot Lake expansion | High Ground News | 5.27.14

A sneak peek of Shelby Farms' $52M expansion | Memphis Business Journal | 5.27.14

Shelby Farms Park improvements could hinge on inner city access | WMCTV 5 | 5.26.14

Shelby Farms Files $25 Million Permit for Lake Expansion | The Daily News | 5.26.14

Shelby Farms files $25M permit to expand Patriot Lake | Memphis Business Journal | 5.20.14

8 Reasons Y Memphis is the Ultimate Millennial Destination | Choose901 | 5.13.14

Inaugural Dog-A-Roo festival to showcase Shelby Farms off-leash park | The Commercial Appeal | 5.07.14

Dog-A-Roo | The Memphis Flyer | 5.07.14

Shelby Farms Adds Devices to Better Gauge Traffic In Park | abc24 | 5.07.14

Shelby Farms Begins Work on "Heart of the Park" | abc24 | 5.07.14

5 Things to Do in Memphis This Weekend (Down to Earth Festival) | I Love Memphis Blog | 4.18.14

Editorial: It would be illogical for the County Commission not to contribute to the enhancement of Shelby Farms Park | The Commercial Appeal | 5.04.14

Shelby Farms Park Conservancy nears fundraising goal, sets construction start for improvements  | The Commercial Appeal | 4.30.14

A Park for the People | theGRIND | 04.29.14

Shelby Farms Greenline extension wins state grant for Germantown Parkway intersection | The Commercial Appeal | 4.25.2014

A Funder's View of Sustainability | The Daily News | 4.22.2014

Down to Earth Festival celebrates Earth Day, supports Shelby Farms Park | The Commercial Appeal | 4.19.2014

Down to Earth | Choose901 | 4.10.14

27 Memphis Events in April You Don't Want to Miss | Choose901 | 4.01.14

Shelby Farms Seeks to Minimize Disruption to Visitors During Major Construction Project | The Commercial Appeal | 3.30.14

New Room to Roam | The Commercial Appeal | 3.20.14

I Love Memphis Guide to Spring: 22 Things to Do (feat. Down to Earth Festival) | I Love Memphis Blog | 3.10.14

Shelby Farms Park: 1 of the "30 Things You Need To Know About Memphis Before You Move There" | Movoto Real Estate | 02.24.14

"I Choose Memphis" Spotlight Cites Shelby Farms Greenline as Invaluable Resource for Fitness and Relaxation | Memphis Daily News | 02.17.2014


2013

Starry Nights opening night lights up Shelby Farms | The Commercial Appeal | 11.29.13

Popular 'Tour de Wolf' trail at Shelby Farms to get $40,000 upgrade | The Commercial Appeal | 11.27.13

Beaten Path - grant brings facelift to Shelby Farms Park's popular Tour de Wolf trail | The Daily News | 11.28.13

Subplanning Profiles: Access Improvements to Shelby Farms Park and Greenline | Mid South Regional Greenprint & Sustainability Plan Site | 11.20.13

Trail of Terror | Memphis Flyer | 10.17.13

Share the scare: ‘KillGore Crew’ lends a hand as ‘Starry Nights’ site switches to fright for Halloween | The Commercial Appeal | 10.03.13

Shelby Farms goes with Goodwill Memphis | Memphis Business Journal | 10.02.13

Coffee break: Community Foundations makes grants to 15 nonprofits | The Commercial Appeal | 09.30.13

Parents Launch Healthy Vending Franchise After Daughter's Celiac Disease Diagnosis | Benzinga | 7.24.13

Green Shoots: Shelby Farms Greenline boon for local businesses, apartment complexes | Memphis Daily News | 7.13.13

Jensen Guided by Service to Neighbors, Community | Memphis Daily News | 7.12.13

Editorial: Good news on the Greenline extension | The Commercial Appeal | 7.09.13

Plan coming for Greenline crossing at Germantown Parkway | Memphis Business Journal | 7.08.13

Proposed extension of Shelby Farms Greenline would use signals, barriers to cross Germantown Parkway | The Commercial Appeal | 7.07.13

Why Not Celebrate National Guy On A Buffalo Day? | Memphis Flyer | 7.04.13

Greener landscapes through design, maintenance | Knoxville News Sentinel | 7.01.13

Fourth of July Events |  Memphis Flyer | 6.27.13

Leadership Tennessee names inaugural class | Nashville Post | 6.20.13

Institute For Civic Leadership Announces Inaugural Leadership Tennessee Class | The Chattanoogan | 6.20.13

Annual Paddle Demonstration at Shelby Farms | FTC Publications Newswire Daily | 6.17.13

I Choose Memphis profile: Jay Oliphant | The Commercial Appeal | 6.16.13

June 7-13: This week in Memphis history | Memphis Daily News | 6.08.13

Will Rhodes Students Take to Bikes? | Memphis Flyer | 5.27.13

Mayor Wharton to highlight bike-friendly initiatives | Memphis Business Journal | 5.21.13

Shelby Farms Greenline safer thanks to extra enforcement | WMCTV | 5.20.13

Bargain Thursday-Adventure Getaways | My Fox Memphis | 5.15.13

Crossing Over Blighted apartments at greenline’s west entrance get a new look | Memphis Flyer | 4.25.13

Down to Earth Festival set | Desoto Times Tribune | 4.20.13

Celebrate Earth Day at Shelby Farms | WMCTV | 4.11.13

Businesses beginning to benefit from Memphis pushing pedal down on bicycling | Memphis Business Journal | 4.12.13

I Choose Memphis profile: Steven Massie | The Commercial Appeal | 4.07.13

Shelby Farms park welcomes two baby buffalo | WMCTV | 4.05.13

Food Truck Alliance Grows With Rodeos | Memphis Daily News | 3.28.13

I Choose Memphis: Reginald Manning | The Commercial Appeal | 3.10.13

Project to enlarge, enhance Shelby Farm's Patriot Lake is legacy to world renowned landscape architect | The Commercial Appeal | 2.11.13

Eat wings, raise funds for Shelby Farms Park | WMCTV | 2.01.13

First projects certified by SITES national rating system for sustainable landscapes | Facilities Management News (FM Link) | 1.27.13 

I Choose Memphis Profile: John A. Lewis | The Commercial Appeal | 1.26.13

Daily Digest: Medtronic Foundation Awards Grants to 11 Nonprofits | Memphis Daily News | 1.25.13

St. George's strengthens camaraderie via service | The Commercial Appeal | 1.24.13

Farm manager educators planting the seeds of healthy food | Examiner.com | 1.21.13

MLK Day big volunteer day for Shelby Farms | WMCTV | 1.20.13

Medtronic Foundation grants $260,000 to Memphis-area nonprofits | Knoxville Times | 1.18.13

Shelby Farms recognized for Greenline half marathon | WMCTV | 1.17.13

Council for Responsible Sport Awards Greenline Half Marathon Silver Certification | Endurance Sportswire | 1.16.13

Where to Go in 2013 - The Best U.S. Destinations to Visit in 2013 | About.com | 1.02.2013


2012

Greenline to expand east, west in 2013 | My Fox Memphis | 12.28.12

'Year of the Bicycle' sees major change in Memphis' transportation, culture | The Commercial Appeal | 12.27.12

Greenline to Keep Growing in 2013 | Memphis Daily News | 12.27.12

New Signs at Shelby Farms | WMCTV | 12.21.12




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