Hance Park Fundraising Committee

Margaret T. Hance Park, 32 acres of open space in Downtown Phoenix,

has the ability to demonstrate to the world what Phoenix continues to become: a thriving, must-see, world class city.

Co-Chairs:

Larry Lazarus, Lazarus, Silvyn & Bangs

Tim Sprague, Habitat Metro

The Margaret T. Hance Park Revitalization Project is a public-private partnership led by the Hance Park Partner Coalition, consisting of the Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department, Phoenix Community Alliance, and the Hance Park Conservancy.

 

• The revitalization project is estimated to cost $100 million and funding will come from public and private sources. The project is expected to be completed in multiple phases

 

• Updated design concepts for the revitalization project were unveiled at a public open house in May 2018

 

• A fundraising campaign is being led by the Phoenix Community Alliance

 

Current Initiatives:

• Continue to tell the story of the revitalization of the 32 acre jewel in the heart of Downtown Phoenix

 

• Activate with the community and potential donors by creating strategies for outreach and fundraising

 

• Advocate for Senate Bill 1241 which may restore the Arizona State Park Heritage Fund. The fund promotes historic preservation initiatives including areas like Margaret T. Hance Park