green spaces http://wrvo.org en Onondaga Lake Park prepares for Emerald Ash Borer http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-lake-park-prepares-emerald-ash-borer <p></p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 12:12:26 +0000 Ellen Abbott 45095 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga Lake Park prepares for Emerald Ash Borer Some ideas for converting urban "red fields" into "green fields" http://wrvo.org/post/some-ideas-converting-urban-red-fields-green-fields <p>Declining populations and shuttered factories have left rustbelt cities - like Buffalo or Rochester - with numerous vacant and abandoned properties. They can be old homes, former warehouses, or out-of-favor shopping centers.</p><p>Municipalities face the challenge of how to get those properties back into productive use.</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 17:16:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 41505 at http://wrvo.org Some ideas for converting urban "red fields" into "green fields"