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Delaware River Waterfront Corporation

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Floating Park Among Summer Plans For Penn’s Landing

The temporary park will include a boardwalk, an “urban beach,” lily pad water gardens, a pop-up restaurant and bar and nets that will allow guests to literally hang out on the water.

04/18/2014

Penn's Landing River Rink (credit: john McDevitt)

‘Winterfest’ Set To Open At Penn’s Landing River Rink

To celebrate the 20th Anniversary season of the River Rink along the Penn’s Landing, “Winterfest” has been created around the ice skating rink — and it opens on Friday.

11/27/2013

Myor Nutter during the groundbreaking of the new pier park on the Delaware River. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Groundbreaking On New Delaware River Pier With Historic Past

Construction is set to begin on the pier park on the Delaware River at Washington Avenue Green.

10/31/2013

(Jodie Milkman, VP of programming for the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation, on the Race Street Pier, adjacent to the Ben Franklin Bridge.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Free Monthly Summer Concerts Announced For Race Street Pier

Jodie Milkman, with the DRWC, says the new summer concert series is called “Third Thursday, Live and Local,” and features live, local music the third Thursday of every month.

06/19/2013

(Bicyclists give a newly opened section of the Delaware River Trail a try.  Footpath is in background.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

New Section of Del. River Trail Opens in Northern Liberties, Segregating Bike and Foot Traffic

The ribbon-cutting and inaugural bike ride showcased Philadelphia’s first separated on-road bicycle and pedestrian trail, running for about 1,400 feet from Spring Garden Street to Ellen Street.

06/17/2013

(A movie "Screening Under the Stars" at Penn's Landing.  File photo provided)

Camden and Philadelphia Announce Big Slate of Summer Events on Del. Riverfront

“There’ll be more events this year than we ever had before,” says Tom Corcoran, president of the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation.

05/08/2013

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Expansion Plans For Washington Avenue Green To Be Unveiled Saturday

The DRWC’s Lizzie Woods says they’ll be unveiling new designs for the rotting, long-abandoned pier.

04/26/2013

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Delaware River Waterfront Corp. Looking For Design For Penn’s Landing Park Project

The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation is looking for design teams to submit proposals for a new project; the creation of the eight acre Penn’s Landing Park that would connect part of Old City with the waterfront.

02/24/2013

The three Water Link vessels docked in the Delaware River, with the USS Olympia in background.  (Credit: Pat Loeb)

Floating Bus Line Could Be Cruising Up Delaware River Soon

The William Penn, the Ben Franklin and the Stephen Girard constitute the “Water Link,” a long-postponed plan to let more people experience the Delaware River on the water.

09/17/2012

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Grammy Award Winner Brandy To Headline Philadelphia Music Festival

Philadelphia’s Multicultural Affairs Congress is teaming up with the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation for the Sixth Annual Global Fusion Festival to take place in July.

06/30/2012

(Vendors get ready for the "Taste of Philadelphia" event on Penn's Landing.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

‘Taste of Philadelphia’ Set To Open Along Delaware Riverfront

Preparations are underway for the “Taste of Philadelphia” event, which runs from 5pm Friday to 7pm Sunday on Penn’s Landing.

06/29/2012

(Fireworks above the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  File photo)

More Fireworks Than Ever Will Light Up The Summer Sky

More fireworks than ever before will be lighting up the sky in Center City Philadelphia this summer.

05/21/2012

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Knight Arts Foundation Picks 55 Finalists For Challenge Philadelphia Grants

The Knight Arts Foundation has picked 55 projects as finalists for its Challenge Philadelphia grants. The winners will share some $3-million in funding.

01/11/2012

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Ice Sculptures Carved By Artists At Penn’s Landing River Rink

To celebrate the holiday season, and get you in the mood to skate, artists created an ice sculpture to greet folks at the Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn’s Landing.

12/28/2011

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DRPA Looking For New Owner For RiverLink Ferry

The future of ferry service linking Penn’s Landing with the Camden Waterfront is being debated between the agency that now provides it and two others that wouldn’t mind taking it over.

11/13/2011

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