Posts Tagged ‘Department of Parks and Recreation’

Fairmount Park, Forsaken Yet Not Abandoned

Fairmount Park, Forsaken Yet Not Abandoned

August 23, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Exploring the reused wilds of the city’s vast park, some suggestions for One Riverside project, and University City’s Project Rehab improving the real estate market > more

Dreamtime In The Possible City

Dreamtime In The Possible City

July 25, 2013  |  Possible City

With the weather changing as it was last night, Nathaniel Popkin finds himself traveling--much farther than the confines of Center City > more

Scenes From The Opening Of Paine's Park

Scenes From The Opening Of Paine’s Park

May 23, 2013  |  Buzz

A dozen years of planning and organizing produces Philadelphia's first intentional skate park, which opened yesterday > more

Two Paths In The Woods Of The Wissahickon

Two Paths In The Woods Of The Wissahickon

May 17, 2013  |  Morning Blend

A look at the treeline course dispute in Wissahickon Valley Park, quilting with film , SEPTA hopeful for more state funding, and forty apartments may be on their way for Washington Avenue > more

Penn Treaty Educational Institute To Chronicle The Riverwards’ Layered History

Penn Treaty Educational Institute To Chronicle The Riverwards’ Layered History

May 15, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Penn Treaty Museum to get its own place, “Fading Ads of Philadelphia” author to speak at Atwater Kent, new report aims for safer city parks, and neighbors nix oversized apartments in Bella Vista > more