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Where to recycle your Christmas tree

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

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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

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

Carroll - Shofuso Japanese House and Garden

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

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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

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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

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Lifestyle

Four reasons to be excited for springtime in Philly

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The best towns in South Jersey: Cherry Hill

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Taxes

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

Soda Tax

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The best towns in South Jersey: Marlton

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Pop-Up Garden

Parks and Rec plans beer garden series at select Philly parks

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The best towns in South Jersey: Haddonfield

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The best towns in South Jersey: Moorestown

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Events

The Bacon Brothers to play benefit concert for Philly's Viaduct Rail Park

Parks and Recreation

Fairmount Park opens 50 acres of land kept behind gates for 45 years

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Events

Dilworth Park's ice rink to reopen for second season

Dilworth Ice rink

Parks and Recreation

Pier 68 aims to be Philly's best fishing hole

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Parks and Recreation

Fourth-graders granted one year of free admission to federal recreation areas

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Parks and Recreation

Fairmount Park Conservancy joins federal arts program

The Cliffs Fairmount Park

Parks and Recreation

Philly is packed with places to picnic

Japanese Tea House and Garden

Papal Visit

City considers exceptions on camping in Philly parks during pope's visit

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Events

The Pop-Up Pool Project launches first makeover

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