Adams Park

Authors: Douglas County Health Department

Location: Omaha, Nebraska, United States

Adams Park is a 68 acre greenspace located in a disinvested, predominantly African American area of Omaha, Nebraska. The HIA on the proposed renovation of Adams Park, which calls for the creation of an urban farming and community gardening center, focused on health impacts in terms of: 1) access to healthy foods; 2) opportunities to be physically active; 3) safety from crime & traffic; and 4) education.

Completion Date: October 2012

HIA Report: Adams Park: A Catalyst for Community Revitalization and Health

Summary of the HIA

Products Produced

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Contact

Andy Wessel

Omaha
,
Nebraska

(402) 444-7225