DeKalb County’s Gresham Park Community has a new basketball court, courtesy of the Atlanta Hawks Foundation. The court was unveiled Saturday, September 10, 2016, at the Gresham Park Recreation Center located on Gresham Road in Atlanta. Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin and NBA Hall of Famer and Hawks Alumnus Dominique Wilkins attended the unveiling. Joining Koonin and Wilkins was fellow Hawks Alum Dion Glover, who participated in sports programs at the park as a youth.
Officials from DeKalb County, including Interim CEO Lee May, District 3 Commissioner Larry Johnson, and Parks and Rec Director Marvin Billups also greeted those attending the unveiling.