News from Cheltenham

Abdul-Kaba Abdullah Named Executive Director

Park Central Development has announced the selection of Abdul-Kaba Abdullah, M.A., as its new Executive Director.  The selection was made after a regional search and a selection process.Abdul’s resume includes over 13 years of municipal and governmental affairs, executive administration, as well as Total Quality Management experience in the nonprofit sector. Abdul is one of… Read More >>

Park Central Development 2015 Annual Report

It has been a great year for Park Central Development and the neighborhoods and communities with whom we work. Please take a moment and review our 2015 Annual Report and learn more about some of the activities we were involved in last year. We look forward to 2016 and all of the opportunity the year will… Read More >>

Park Central welcomes new position

Park Central Development is happy to introduce our newest staff member, Hannah Curtin.  Hannah is a familiar face, having joined Park Central Development as an intern in August, 2014.  Hannah has been involved with multiple marketing efforts, special events, and development analysis efforts in the last year. Hannah holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Community… Read More >>

Annual 17th Ward Holiday Party – Tuesday 12/15

Mark you calendars – the Annual 17th Ward Holiday Party and Awards Ceremony is Tuesday, December 15th, 6:00pm – 8:30pm. The event will be held at the new Hilton Home2Suites at 920 S. Taylor.  Make sure to stop by and enjoy appetizers and beverages and the company of your neighbors. Please contact Gelinda Connell with questions:… Read More >>

5th Annual IDSA-STL student design competition – Saturday 10/24/15

This year, the 5th Annual IDSA-STL student design competition focuses on Science Corner located at the intersection of Kingshighway and Manchester in the Forest Park Southeast neighborhood.  In partnership with the Saint Louis Science Center, IDSA-STL challenged university design students from the Midwest region to invent an engaging design solution for an experience that could take place at… Read More >>