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Development

Fishtown Recreation Center gets Rebuild investment for pool, outdoor facilities

Fishtown Recreation Center receives Rebuild investment for pool, outdoor facilities

Performances

Dance company to perform while floating on reservoir in Fairmount Park

Raft Piece performance by Trisha Brown Dance Company

Neighborhoods

West Philly's hobbit-door creator fell ill — and then her neighbors stepped in to help

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Valentine's Day

Here's your second chance to buy a piece of the old LOVE Park

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Family-Friendly

Pretend it's summer during 'Getaway at the Greenhouse' in Fairmount Park

 Horticulture Center in Fairmount Park

Volunteering

There's a citywide park cleanup and tree-planting day on November 10

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Development

Franklin Square's 180-year-old fountain is getting update with music, LED lights and dancing water

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Parks and Recreation

All of Philly's public pools will be closed by Friday

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Public Safety

Philly cracking down – yet again – on weekend revelers at Devil's Pool

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Family-Friendly

PHOTOS: Here's what the expanded Oval+ looks like

Carroll - The Oval+ at Eakins Oval

Parks

Philadelphia reveals first of several 2018 Rebuild projects

Frank Glavin Memorial Park

Rail Park

PHOTOS: The Rail Park officially opens

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Rail Park

The first phase of the Reading Viaduct Rail Park is finally opening

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Parks and Recreation

After a surge in crime, police have shut down Graffiti Pier

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Family-Friendly

Volunteer at your favorite green space in Philly during LOVE Your Park Week

Love Your Park Week

Parks

Major revitalization planned for South Philly's FDR Park

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Eagles

Muddied during Eagles parade, Parkway lawns won't be ready until spring

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LOVE Park statue reported to return this Valentine's Day

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LOVE Park keepsakes officially unavailable for holiday shoppers

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Development

Philly reveals proposed sites for citywide Rebuild initiative

Philadelphia Playground

Philly pulls LOVE Park bricks moments before Black Friday sale

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Parks

Lyft to offer free rides to Philly parks on Black Friday

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Buy a piece of the old LOVE Park and help a Philly skateboarder

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Fundraisers

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

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

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Entertainment

WATCH: Aubrey Plaza confuses South Philly with the Union League

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

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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

Carroll - Historic Washington Square

Parks and Recreation

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

Sponsored

Five traffic-free bike routes around Philly

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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

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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

Connectivity

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

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