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The New York Times tours Philly’s ‘crumbling libraries and rec centers’ funding

Mar. 13, 2017 11:36 am

The New York Times tours Philly’s ‘crumbling libraries and rec centers’

“We want every Philadelphian to be able to walk to a place that says, ‘You are worth it,'" said Parks Commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell.
Knight’s revamped strategy calls for reinvestment in ‘promising projects’ funding

Dec. 20, 2016 12:39 pm

Knight’s revamped strategy calls for reinvestment in ‘promising projects’

Expect the foundation to "double down" on projects that work, said Philly Program Director Patrick Morgan.
The city is spending half a billion dollars on improving its civic assets people

Nov. 10, 2016 7:28 am

The city is spending half a billion dollars on improving its civic assets

Parks and Rec Commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell tells us why Philadelphia needs the "Rebuild" project in her "Around the Corner" interview.
These 3 public spaces are getting makeovers from international design teams purpose

Feb. 26, 2016 9:40 am

These 3 public spaces are getting makeovers from international design teams

The Play Design Competition prompts interdisciplinary teams to reimagine three public spaces in Philly. Finalists hail from China, Canada and the U.S.
Chinatown’s Eastern Tower Community Center Receives $3.7 Million Grant purpose

Oct. 28, 2014 1:54 pm

Chinatown’s Eastern Tower Community Center Receives $3.7 Million Grant

[metaslider id=32263] The Eastern Tower Community Center is a planned mixed-use recreation center, housing development and retail space to be located on 10th and Vine streets. The Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation has been working on the project for the last two years and has drawn support from foundations, individuals donors, and private investors. Lt. Governor […]

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