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Parks and Recreation Commission

(Temple University's crew teams currently operate out of temporary structures.  File photo by Abi Reimold, The Temple News; used with permission)

Temple Cancels Plan For Its Own Boathouse Along Schuylkill River

The decision is a victory for open-land advocates, who saw the project as the first test of the city’s two-year-old “Open Lands Protection Ordinance.”

05/01/2013

(Song sparrow.  File photo by Molly Daly)

Group Says Giving Fairmount Parkland To Conservation Center Must Be Equitable

In the case of a bird and wildlife sanctuary planned near 33rd and Oxford Streets, the Philadelphia Parks Alliance is okay with a variance — as long as the conservation center has enough free public hours.

02/28/2013