Posts Tagged ‘Venice Island’

The Hidden River On Grand Display

The Hidden River On Grand Display

October 2, 2014  |  Development

With a boardwalk in Center City and a reimagined rec center in Manayunk each set to open this week, Philadelphia has two inspiring venues in which to see the Schuylkill River anew. Brad Maule previews the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk and Venice Island Performing Arts and Recreation Center > more

Viva Venice: How A Water Department Project Is Transforming Manayunk's Social & Civic Hub

Viva Venice: How A Water Department Project Is Transforming Manayunk’s Social & Civic Hub

April 3, 2013  |  Art & Design

Thanks to an EPA mandate telling the Philadelphia Water Department to modernize its facilities and install an underground sanitary interceptor for major storms, the Venice Island rec center is starting over from scratch. Vivienne Tang and Brad Maule take a look at what the $45M project means for Manayunk > more