Parks and Recreation

Fundraisers

Out in L.A., Connor Barwin still making Philly better with The War on Drugs concert

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Public Spaces

Photos: Franklin Square through the years

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Parks

The Oval expands this season, adding art installation to pop-up

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Development

Philly's $500 million Rebuild initiative awaits mayor's signature

Philadelphia Playground

Entertainment

WATCH: Aubrey Plaza confuses South Philly with the Union League

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Recreation

Philly announces 2017 opening dates for public pools

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Recreation

Skateboarders' goal: Make Philly the world's 'most skateable city'

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Beer Gardens

PHOTOS: Parks on Tap kicks off 2017 season

Carroll - Parks On Tap

Neighborhoods

After a decade-long debate, Philly neighborhood will finally get new playground

Joyce Brady at McMichael Park

Parks and Recreation

PHOTOS: Philadelphia's historic Washington Square

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Parks and Recreation

Park sign warns why you *really* shouldn't feed bread to birds in viral tweet

Feeding Birds

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Five traffic-free Philly bike routes you need to try

IBXStock_Carroll - East Falls Bridge Schuylkill River Trail

Development

Philly's 'Rebuild' initiative featured in The New York Times

Cecil B Moore parks extra 5

Government

Philly accepting applications for grants to fund non-profit organizations

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Budgets

Philly's $500M effort to improve parks, libraries on hold until soda tax litigation resolved

Philadelphia Playground

Pop-Up Garden

Parks on Tap will return this summer

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The Arts

Mural Arts Philadelphia announces artist roster for Monument Lab exhibition

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Services

Where to recycle your Christmas tree

Christmas Trees

Connectivity

Philly boosting internet service; all city recreation centers will soon have Wi-Fi

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Five things you have to do in Marlton

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Five things you have to do in Haddonfield

Indian King Tavern Museum

Parks

Renovations complete at South Philly's Palumbo Park

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Five things you have to do in Collingswood

Beer Gardens

Philly hopes to expand pop-up beer garden program next summer

Parks on Tap

Environment

Philadelphia Parks & Recreation announces tree giveaway in effort to green, beautify city

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Events

Boathouse Row to put on light show during free street festival

Boathouse Row lights

Events

Explore Philly's rivers with Fishing Fest and Coast Day

Coast Day

Parks and Recreation

Philly's new 'Inclusive Parks & Playgrounds' law ensures accessible recreation

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Pools

Philadelphia pools extending swim season due to extreme heat

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Landmarks

Boathouse Row ready for relighting this weekend ahead of DNC

Events

Pop-up park The Oval to open for the season

The Oval

Pools

Philadelphia's public pools opening for summer 2016

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Parks and Recreation

Work on Kensington & Tacony Trail begins

 Kensington & Tacony Trail

Events

Spend a day at the Wissahickon Environmental Center identifying insects

Fairmount Park

Fairmount Park to be mapped out on Google Street View

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Public Spaces

Officials: Soda tax would help fund 'monumental' improvements to Philly parks, libraries

Mill Creek Parks March 2016

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Camden County: Endless opportunities to enjoy the outdoors

Camden County Boathouse

Parks and Recreation

Baseball Academy on its way to Marian Anderson Rec Center

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The best towns in South Jersey

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Infrastructure

Parks and wreck: Unsafe, unsanitary city facilities in dire need of improvements

Mill Creek Parks March 2016

Parks and Recreation

Parks and Wreck

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The best towns in South Jersey: Voorhees

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Parks and Recreation

Philly picked to host Greater & Greener international parks conference in 2021

Palmer Park

Lifestyle

Four reasons to be excited for springtime in Philly

Spring Weather Philadelphia

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The best towns in South Jersey: Cherry Hill

1140 Barabara Drive

Taxes

A soda tax to fund pre-K and city parks? Seems fair to me

Soda Tax