Fairmount Park Conservancy

(An artist's rendering of a section of the park proposed to run atop the Reading Viaduct, near 11th and Callowhill Streets.  Image provided by Studio | Bryan Hanes)

Huge Civic Project Aims To Bring Social Spaces to Several Phila. Neighborhoods

Two charitable foundations are making a multimillion-dollar investment in public spaces in five of the city’s most underserved communities, creating what could become a national “test kitchen” of sorts on urban renewal.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

(A seating area in the pop-up park in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Summertime Pop-Up Park Reopens In Eakins Oval

For the second year, the Fairmount Park Conservancy is putting the free park across from the Philadelphia Art Museum.

07/16/2014

(The newly renovated Hunting Park Field.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

With Assist From Ryan Howard, Renovated Baseball Field Opens In Hunting Park

Phillies’ first baseman Ryan Howard was in the Hunting Park section of the city on Friday to help dedicate a new “field of dreams” for the neighborhood.

04/13/2012