Philadelphia Parks and Recreation
City Controller Finds Sloppy Bookkeeping Among Groups That Help Raise Money For Philadelphia Rec Centers
City Controller Alan Butkovitz’s findings, in one case, have been sent to the District Attorney.
The Pop Warner Pee Wee champion Blackhawks dedicated their new football field in North Philadelphia Monday afternoon.
The program, started last year by Councilman Bobby Henon, is being expanded to ten targeted recreation centers, one in each councilmanic district.
The largest ten-mile race in the U-S hits the ground running for the 35th time Sunday morning, as participants and spectators get set for the annual Broad Street Run.
The original deadline was Thursday, Feb. 13, but that was extended due to the number of power outages in the area following last week’s storm.
Philadelphia Parks and Recreation opened its first pool Thursday – just in time for the first day of summer and the last day of school.
Sixteen Philadelphia recreation centers are going head to head March Madness style.
While theater choices in summer are limited, there are still fun events going on all over the Philadelphia area.
Turning acres of little-used paved surfaces at Philadelphia school yards into parkland is the goal of a program being launched tomorrow by city officials.